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Styrax platanifolius ssp. stellatus (Sycamoreleaf snowbell)
Carr, Bill

Styrax platanifolius ssp. stellatus

Styrax platanifolius Engelm. ssp. stellatus (Cory) P.W. Fritsch

Sycamoreleaf Snowbell, Hairy Sycamore-leaf Snow-bell

Styracaceae (Storax Family)

Synonym(s): Styrax platanifolius var. stellatus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Apr , May



From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Nueces River Authority - Uvalde, TX


Bibref 297 - Trees of Central Texas (1984) Vines, Robert A.

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


Record Modified: 2023-05-23
Research By: TWC Staff

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