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Platanus racemosa

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil

Features: 3- to 5-lobed dark green leaves, downy beneath; bristly fruit

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

Zones: 7-10

Description: This large, strong-growing, deciduous tree, growing to about 100 ft (30 m) tall, comes from southern California and Mexico. It has dark green leaves with 3 to 5 deep lobes and downy undersides. Clusters of 2 to 7 bristly hanging fruits turn brown when mat

Growth Habit: Spreading canopy

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