Sycamore – Mexican
Latin Name: Platanus Mexicana
Latin Name: Platanus Mexicana Size: Matures to a height of over 50 feet and a width of 30-40 feet. Sun and water requirements: Full sun to partial sun with moist, well-drained soil. Description: A moderately fast growing, upright shade tree that can get quite large. Its large leaves are a drawback in that they are distracting in the lawn and blow about easily. The rather large fruit is on long stalks, is round and bristly.