SelecTree: Tree Detail
CUT LEAF ORIENTAL PLANE TREE
Platanus orientalis var. digitata
Photo Locations: Los Angeles County Arboretum - Arcadia, CA
Branches droop but resist breakage. Has more deeply lobed leaves than the species.
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
Resistant to Verticillium. Susceptible to Canker.
Health, Safety & Environmental Concerns
Root Damage Potential Rated as High.
Special Uses & Values
Cite this tree:
SelecTree. "Platanus orientalis var. digitata Tree Record." 1995-2018. Nov 12, 2018.
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