California Sycamore – Platanus Racemosa

All pricing and availability are subject to change

1 gallon – $10
5 gallon – $20
15 gallon – $50
24″ box – $150

Details and Care Information:

Sunset Zones: 4-24
USDA Hardiness Zones: 7-10
Sun Exposure: Full Sun to Partial Shade
pH Range: Highly Acidic to Highly Alkaline
Soil: Clay, Loam, or Sand Texture
Drought Tolerance: Can Tolerate Drought 
Growth Rate:  36” per year
Growth Habit: Rounded or Umbrella Shaped
Height: 20-80ft.
Width: 20-50ft.
Evergreen or Deciduous: Deciduous
Longevity: Greater than 150 years
Litter Issue: Dry fruit seed pods 
Pests and Diseases: Resistant to Verticillium. Susceptible to Invasive Shot Hole Borer, Leaf Miner, Scales and Spider Mites, Anthracnose, Armillaria, Phytophthora, Mistletoe, Apignomonia venata and Root Rot.
Branch Strength: Medium
Root Damage Potential: Moderate
Suckering Potential: Low
Special Care:  
Pruning Advice:
Watering Advice: Regular water, even once mature is what is best for these trees. 
Staking: Young trees need staking due to the top heaviness of the trees in youth.
Microclimate: No Microclimate necessary to thrive.