bark of this Plane Tree shows the jigsawbark has faded tans, browns and pale orange that look like layers of porous leather glued together

Studies on the ‘Camouflage’ Bark of the Plane Tree

The Platanus genus is a small group of ancient tree species, commonly called Plane Trees or Sycamores, dating back to the Paleocene period, 66 to 56 million years ago. The bark of the Plane Tree has a distinctive pattern that … Continue reading Studies on the ‘Camouflage’ Bark of the Plane Tree