Latin name: Platanus racemosa Nutt.
  Pronunciation: PLAT-an-us ray-sem-OH-sa

  Common name: Western sycamore
  Family: Platanaceae (Sycamore)
  Habitat: Streambeds, water courses, canyons, below
  5000'

  Blooming period: February to April
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Platanus
  2) racemosa
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