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Platanus 3 hispanica


Order: Hamamelidales
   Family: Platanaceae
            Genus: Platanus
                        Specie: Platanus 3 hispanica

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: Gray to light brown bark; 5-lobed bright green leaves; round fruit

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Parks Woodland gardens Shade tree Street tree

Zones: 4-9

Description: This is a very useful large tree, and believed to be a hybrid between Platanus occidentalis and P. orientalis, first noticed in Europe in the eighteenth century. With a large, rounded pyramidal form, it grows to about 100 ft (30 m) tall, wit

Growth Habit: Large, rounded, pyramidal habit

Comments: Cultivars available

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