*Acer platanoides Linnaeus. Section: Platanoidea. Phen: Mar-Apr. Hab: Suburban woodlands, disturbed forests, hedgerows. Dist: Native of Europe. In much of the ne. United States, A. platanoides has become a noxious weed tree.
Origin/Endemic status: Europe
Other Comments: A commonly planted cultivar has purple foliage.
Synonymy: = C, F, G, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, W, Murray (1970); = n/a – RAB