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Platanus racemosa

Family: Platanaceae

Common names: ALISO, BUTTONWOOD, CALIFORNIA SYCAMORE, PLANE, PLANE TREE, SYCAMORE

Native to: Baja California, California

Plant

Type: tree

Form: erect

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 131 feet

Max width: 70 feet

Flower

white/off white

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bird

Plant part consumed by birds: seeds

Plant features: deciduous

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

Soil type: wide range

USDA Zones: zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +10 to +30 °F

Water: regular