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Platanus orientalis ‘Autumn Glory’

Plant name: Oriental Plane 'Autumn Glory'

Plant type: advanced / deciduous trees

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Description: A large deciduous tree with a canopy conical in shape until maturing into a rounded shape. Known for its bark which has a flaky appearance. After flowering, this tree will produce brown seed balls which hang through the canopy.

Origin: Cultivar origin New Zealand.

Cultural notes: Prefers full sun. Water in well when planting and make sure soil keeps moist until the plant establishes. Prune when planting encourages growth.

Tolerates: Tolerant of pollution.

Flowering type and season: Inconspicuous flowers are produced in spring. These are proceeded by brown fluffy seed balls that hang around the canopy.

Foliage type and colour: Foliage is a rich green, in autumn turning to orange and red hues.

Soil type: Well-draining soil preferred. Will tolerate most soil types.

Width: Up to 10m

Height: Up to 15m

Recommended uses: This tree is a fantastic shade creator. Works well in parks or large gardens.