Acer pseudoplatanus (Sycamore)
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It is a deciduous tree with height up to 30 m. The five-lobed palmate leaves are shiny green and in autumn get yellow. The flowers are in trusses hanging on the edge of sprouts. Flowering: April to May. The dry-peeling bark scales at levels as the plane tree (from this, it got its name).
Gardening for All: practical encyclopedia for flowers-plants-trees-vegetables, Publishing Alcyone.
Athanasiadis, N., Forest botany II: Trees and shrubs of forests in Greece,
S. Giachoudis & SIA O.E., 1986.
Sfikas, C., Trees and Shrubs of Greece, Efstathadis Group, 2000.
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