American Sycamore, Platanus occidentalis seed
Platanus occidentalis

American Sycamore

Large riverbank tree; provides shade and cover for riparian shrubs and forbs.

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General Product Information
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  • Characteristics:
    Single-stemmed; large clusters of brown seeds.
  • Habitat:
    Streambanks, low woods, floodplains.
  • Bloom Period:
    April to June
  • Minimum Root Depth:
    30 in
  • pH:
    4.9 – 6.5
Indicator Regions
  • Northcentral & Northeast:
    FACW
  • Midwest
    FACW
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont:
    FACW
  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain
    FACW
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Tolerances
  • Shade:
    Moderate
  • Drought:
    Low
  • Salt:
    No
Seed Information
  • Approximate seeds per lb:
    192,000
  • Seeding rate per acre in a mix:
    Up to 0.03 lb
  • Truax Seedbox:
    Fluffy

$96.00/lb

Description

Large riverbank tree; provides shade and cover for riparian shrubs and forbs.

Additional information

BloomPeriodSrchTrm

Spring/Summer

ColorSearchTerms
FoliageColor

Green

IndicatorRegion1

FACW

IndicatorRegion2

FACW

IndicatorRegion3

FACW

IndicatorRegion4

FACW

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