Class Dicotyledoneae, dicots, מחלקה דו-פסיגיים

Family Platanaceae,
Plane-tree family, משפחת הדלבים


Trees deciduous (rarely semi-evergreen), monoecious; hairs, stellate; leaves, alternate, simple, large, usually palmately lobed, cleft, parted or divided, dentate; flowers, unisexual, male flowers: sepals 3–8, petals as many as sepals, stamens 3–8; female flowers: carpels 3–8, free, the ovary long ovoid, 1-locular; fruit: a capitate or globose coenocarpium composed of numerous achenes.
Platanus orientalis is found from south-eastern Europe to northern Persia.


Genus Platanus, דלב: