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CUT LEAF ORIENTAL PLANE TREE
Platanus orientalis var. digitata

Platanus orientalis var. digitata Platanus orientalis var. digitata Platanus orientalis var. digitata Platanus orientalis var. digitata

Photo Locations: Los Angeles County Arboretum - Arcadia, CA

General Notes

Branches droop but resist breakage. Has more deeply lobed leaves than the species.

Family: Platanaceae

Tree Characteristics

Conical or Rounded Shape.

Has Deciduous foliage.

Height: 70 - 80 feet.

Width: 40 - 70 feet.

Growth Rate: 24 or More Inches per Year.

Leaves Lobed, Green, Gold, Deciduous.

Flowers Inconspicuous. Flowers in Spring. Has separate male and female flowers on the same tree (monoecious).

Brown Achene, Medium (0.50 - 1.50 inches), fruiting in Summer.

Shading Capacity Rated as Moderate to Moderately Dense in Leaf.

Shading Capacity Rated as out of Leaf.

Tree Site Conditions & Constraints

Sunset Zones 2 - 24.

USDA Hardiness Zones 7 - 9.

Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade.

Wet but Well Drained Soil.

Loam or Sand Texture.

Acidic to Alkaline Soil pH.

Pests & Disease Information

Susceptible to Canker.

Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns

Root Damage Potential Rated as High.

Special Uses & Values

Shade Tree.

Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Platanus orientalis var. digitata Tree Record." 1995-2017. Nov 21, 2017.
< http://selectree.calpoly.edu/tree-detail/platanus-orientalis-digitata >

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