North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Sycamore, Platanus occidentalis

  • Deciduous
  • Native to: NC Statewide
  • Hardiness Zone: 4-9
  • Growth Rate: moderate to rapid
  • Mature Size: 75’-100’ tall, with similar spread
  • Moisture Requirements: needs considerable soil moisture
  • Exposure: full sun or light shade
  • Soil: alluvial soils
  • Container Size/Price: 5 gallon, $15

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Photos courtesy of Will Cook