Arizona sycamore – Platanus wrightii

We came across many of these gorgeous Arizona sycamores on the banks of the few creeks that are running right now. I expect they are stunning in leaf as well, hopefully I’ll have the chance to see them on a later trip.

Bark, Arizona sycamore

Bark, Arizona sycamore

Arizona sycamore

Arizona sycamore

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2 Responses to “Arizona sycamore – Platanus wrightii”

  1. Lynn Wiles says:

    I love the bark of sycamore trees. We have quite a few in New England and they remind me of modern art jigsaw puzzles.

    kevin Reply:

    Hi Lynn,

    They sure do look like jigsaw puzzles. Might be fun to make one from the photographs!

    This is the first time I recall seeing them although I must have years ago.

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