Page author: David Giblin
Acer pseudoplatanus
sycamore maple

Distribution: Occurring chiefly west of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Oregon, east to Montana, also in eastern North America.

Habitat: Forest edge, fields, and other disturbed areas where escaped from cultivation.

Flowers: April-May

Origin: Introduced from Europe

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Bumblebees, wasps, wind


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Accepted Name:
Acer pseudoplatanus L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 2: 1054. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Acer pseudoplatanus in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database

WA Flora Checklist: Acer pseudoplatanus checklist entry

OregonFlora: Acer pseudoplatanus information

E-Flora BC: Acer pseudoplatanus atlas page

CalPhotos: Acer pseudoplatanus photos

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