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1208 Sharp Road
Gunter , Texas 75058
(972) 372-4737

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Sycamore

Mexican Sycamore

Mexican Sycamore

Scientific Name: Platanus mexicana
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SIZE & GROWTH RATE

Average Growth Rate is 3 Feet Per Year
Mature Size 60' Tall x 40' Wide

LIGHT NEEDS

Full sun

DECIDUOUS OR EVERGREEN

Deciduous

ACORNS?

No it doesn't have acorns

COLOR

Two-toned leaves: vibrant green on top, with a flash of silver underneath

SPECIAL FEATURES

Drought Tolerance
Two-Toned Foliage
Majestic Size and Shade
Winter Beauty


The Mexican Sycamore (Platanus mexicana) is a true titan of the Texas landscape. Native to northern Mexico and reaching into south Texas, this fast-growing giant matures to a staggering height of 60-80 feet. Its wide, spreading canopy, reaching 40-60 feet across, casts a cooling shade and makes a powerful statement in parks, large gardens, or even along spacious streets. Beyond its impressive size, the Mexican Sycamore produces large vibrant green foliage on the top surface. Unlike most trees, the undersides of the Mexican Sycamore’s leaves are a distinctive silvery white. This creates a mesmerizing two-toned effect, especially when a breeze blows, revealing the hidden shimmer. This unique feature adds visual interest throughout the year. In winter, even after shedding its leaves, the Mexican Sycamore remains captivating. Its handsome, mottled bark, with shades of brown and gray, adds a touch of texture to the winter landscape, ensuring the tree remains a focal point in your garden. The Mexican Sycamore isn’t just a showstopper; it’s also a champion of adaptability. Thriving in the hot, dry summers of Texas, it tolerates periods of drought with ease. This low-maintenance characteristic makes it a perfect choice for Texan gardeners seeking a hassle-free way to add a touch of grandeur and year-round visual drama to their landscapes.

Name Container
Size
Trunk
Width
Tree
Height
Canopy
Width
Delivered & Planted
Price
Delivered Only/
Pickup Price
Row #'s Buy
Mexican Sycamore 30g1.5 - 2 in8-11 ft3-5 ft$375.00$244.00175Add to cart
Mexican Sycamore 45g3.25 - 3.75 in14-17 ft7-8 ft$795.00$517.0061Add to cart
Mexican Sycamore 95g5.0 - 5.5 in18-20 ft9-11 ft$1,595.00$1,037.0061Add to cart