Tree species for front lawn

Hello I live in aurora and will be getting a new front lawn tree placed soon The city gave me a few options including an accolade elm, Freeman maple and London plane. Our home is north facing and used to…

Growing London Plane Trees

I am trying to grow London Plane trees from seed taken from a tree in Boston. I managed to germinate some seeds last summer and have a nice 18″ specimen under grow lights as well as a second bunch that…

City of Toronto Tree Selection

I am scheduled to receive a replacement tree from the city. It is to replace an ash which was killed by the beetle infection. The two choices that they have offered are for a London Plane Tree or a Hackberry.…

What type of tree is this?

    Are you able to identify what type of tree this is? I have seen others that are similar but are more of a skin tone instead of white. Could they be from the same family?  …

London Plane tree

I am very interested in knowing the history of London Plane trees in Toronto and southern Ontario.  They are truly majestic with a striking contrast in bark colouring.  I believe this species is ‘native’ to Iran and points east from…

London Plane tree

There is a mature London Plane Tree in the Brighton, Ont. area that I would like to propagate. I believe that cuttings are the way to go, but I do not know when or how to do this. Any help…