Usefulness and services of the tree :
Features and characters of the individual
This tree is part of the Square du Petit Sablon outdoor museum: a small forest of 19 trees and 43 columns decorated with bronze sculptures that represent old trades of Brussels. It provides shelter for a glove maker and a gilder. Its roots and crown brush with the lime trees, other maple sycamores and some plane trees, which can be easily distinguished by their bark and leaves.