Liberty London Plane Tree
Platanus x acerifolia 'Liberty'
A durable and adaptable shade tree known for the showy puzzle piece like olive-cream bark this tree has year round interest. Dark green maple like leaves that fade to yellow in the fall. Very anthracnose resistant.
Will grow well in most soils but prefers deep, rich, and moist but well-draining conditions. Adaptable and tolerant of urban environments.
Very tolerant of pollution and urban environments.
50' at maturity
40' at maturity
Pyramidal in youth developing a spreading canopy as a mature tree
medium to dark green
Olive-green to creamy, exfoliating.
Cultivar released by the U.S. National Arboretum in 1984.