London plane


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Noun1.London plane - very large fast-growing tree much planted as a street tree
genus Platanus, Platanus - genus of large monoecious mostly deciduous trees: London plane; sycamore
plane tree, platan, sycamore - any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits
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Her work is carried in stores around the Seattle area, including The Bellevue Arts Museum and The London Plane.
The species planted include Sugar Maple, Red Maple, Scarlet Oak, Honey Locust, Eastern Redbud, Hornbeam, Sweetgum, Zelkova, London Plane and the flowering Dogwood.
There is an amusing story that in an effort to avoid the curry, one enterprising family marched on to the London plane last year with a massive bucket of KFC, along with a tray of Costa Coffee lattes.
I, too, have a vastly overgrown London Plane tree outside the house which is covering the phone cables and not far off touching the house.
Located close to famous landmarks Berkeley Square, surrounded by ancient London Plane trees and Robert Adam architecture, also
Not because they have or haven't won a coveted gold medal, but because the magnificent London plane trees that surround the gardens of the Royal Hospital at Chelsea choose these couple of weeks in May to release their pollen.
The trees include London plane, honey locust, Korean fir, Atlantic fir, silver lime, laburnum, sweet chestnut, horse chestnut, copper beech, medlar, Himalayan birch, various berry-bearing sorbus and weeping willow.
The Asian longhorned beetle prefers maples, but has also been detected in ash, birch, elm, golden rain, hackberry, horse chestnut, katsura, London plane, mimosa, poplar, and willow trees.
But even in towns like Billingham, we see 60-year-old London plane, hawthorn and even older productive pear trees, old farm legacies wrenched out because they are not considered a visual amenity.
His show garden includes trees like stemmed Cornus Mas, Prunus Amber Beauty, and London plane tree, selected for sculptural form, interesting colour and bark texture.
Plants in his show garden will include trees such as stemmed Cornus Mas and Prunus 'Amber Beauty' alongside a London plane tree, all selected for their sculptural forms and the interesting colour and texture of their bark.
Plants in his garden will include trees such as stemmed Cornus Mas and Prunus 'Amber Beauty' alongside a London plane tree, all selected for their sculptural forms and the interesting colour and texture of their bark.

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