Platanus mexicana (Mexican Sycamore)


This deciduous, fast-growing riparian tree with attractive mottled bark is native to northeastern Mexico. Lush green leaves are 8” across, slightly lobed, and sport a silvery underside. Decorative dry rounded fruits are formed on long stalks. This tree handles full sun, alkaline soils, and intense heat, as long as moderate irrigation is provided.

At a Glance Summary

Type: Tree
Size (H x W): 60ft x 60ft
Flower Color: Green
Hardiness: Zone 7: 0˚F

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