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American Sycamore (PA Ecotype)
American Sycamore (PA Ecotype)
American Sycamore (PA Ecotype)

American Sycamore (PA Ecotype)

Regular price $3.50 Sale

Platanus occidentalis

Origin: Eastern and Central US

Improvement status: Wild

Seeds per packet: ~250

Germination tested: 1/2021: 30% (Hard seed: 0%  Dormant seed: 0%)

Life cycle: Woody Perennial

Zones: 4-9

A massive specimen tree with beautiful multi-colored bark. Maple like leaves and curious, spherical seed pods. Used commercially for woodworking products. Prefers full sun riparian habitats. 

100' . Sun to Shade. Wet to Medium Soil.

These seeds were produced by our friends at Ernst Conservation Seeds in Meadville, PA.

Growing Tips: Cold stratify 90 days and scarify. Or Fall direct seeding.