Sycamore Trees

Sycamore trees

Zone LONDON SW13 0DS | Sad of Barnes added on February 19, 2016 | Answered

Can it be necessary to fell a beautiful old (more than 30 yrs old) tree, as it is shading 'a garden'? Are these trees a problem for any other reason, apart from 'shade'?

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    Answered on February 20, 2016

    The American Sycamore does have some allelopathic properties.

    The effects of the chemical can come from the roots and the fallen leaves.

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