Colin Mills, compiler of the Hortus Camdenensis, died in late November 2012 after a short illness. As he always considered the Hortus his legacy, it is his family's intention to keep the site running in perpetuity. It will not, however, be updated in the near future.


A family of a single genus and up to 10 species, all from northern warm temperate regions.  [RHSD].  Represented in the Hortus by 2 species.

Plants in this Family

  1. Platanus orientalis L.
  2. Platanus occidentalis L.