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Platanus orientalis

Classification

Order: Hamamelidales
   Family: Platanaceae
            Genus: Platanus
                        Specie: Platanus orientalis

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: Mottled brown, gray, green and white bark; 5-lobed green leaves; round fruit

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

Zones: 5-9

Description: This large, spreading, deciduous tree from southeastern Europe to western Asia grows to about 100 ft (30 m) high. It has a huge trunk when mature, and attractive, mottled, brown, gray and greenish white bark. The bright to dark green leaves are palmately

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy

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