Panorama of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve
Plants of the San Marcos Foothills Preserve

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Platanus racemosa (Western Sycamore)

Un-common native, perennial tree found in creeks (noted in the upper Cieneguitas Creek watershed). Leaves turn yellow in autumn and are shed. Blooms in spring.

Platanus racemosa (Western Sycamore) NATIVE. Pictured in winter.


Platanus racemosa (Western Sycamore) NATIVE. Pictured in winter.


Platanus racemosa (Western Sycamore) NATIVE. Pictured in winter.