Calflora
Taxon  Report   9388    
Platanus occidentalis  L.
American sycamore
Platanus occidentalis
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Platanus occidentalis, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Platanus occidentalis
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Family: PLATANACEAE  
Genus: Platanus
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Platanus occidentalis var. glabrata
More information about  Platanus occidentalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Photos on Google Images

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PLOC)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 17, 2018).

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