Platanus x acerifolia
The Sycamore is a fast growing shade tree that has lush, dark green summer foliage in the summer that establishes on a wide-reaching canopy. During the fall, the green Sycamore slowly transforms to a crisp golden-brown color that defines the classic Autumn style foliage. Sycamore trees drops leaves after this transition, making for a one-time easy clean up for the landscaper as they await their new growth for the spring. The Sycamore produces a mottled bark that adds a unique twist to this classic seasonal shade provider
The Sycamore will reach a full grown height quickly, establishing a wide spread about 2/3's the overall height of the tree. Sycamore trees, when cared for properly, can reach heights between 50-70 feet, making them stand out in any landscape style.