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Styrax platanifolius ssp. platanifolius (Sycamoreleaf snowbell)
Hagar, Donna

Styrax platanifolius ssp. platanifolius

Styrax platanifolius Engelm. ssp. platanifolius

Sycamoreleaf Snowbell

Styracaceae (Storax Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub , Tree
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 20 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May



Web Reference

Webref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

USDA: Find Styrax platanifolius ssp. platanifolius in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Styrax platanifolius ssp. platanifolius in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Styrax platanifolius ssp. platanifolius


Record Modified: 2023-01-18
Research By: DEW

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