Platanus acerifolia

London Plane

This tree has large 5 lobed bright green leaves that turn yellow in autumn. A great feature of the tree is the park it is a smooth cream colour attractively blotched with grey and brown. Brown seed balls hang like ornaments in winter.

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Common Name London Plane
Foliage Deciduous 186
Form Horizontal Branching 16
Mature Size 14 x 10m
Family Platanaceae 3
Genus Platanus 3
Species Acerifolia 1
Uses
This tree tolerates pollution and drought so is great for street planting and parks. Can also be used as a feature tree. Care must be taken in position as roots are very vigorous.
Position & Soil
Tolerates most soils in a full sun position. They Prefer deep, rich well drained soil. Tolerates air pollution.
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Delivery
Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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