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Aesculus x carnea

More About Aesculus x carnea

  • Small, oval to rounded tree
  • Attractive. large, erect panicles of red flowers
  • Dark green, compound leaves
  • Blooms are followed by husky capsules containing two to three nuts
  • Nuts are poisonous
  • Bloom Time: May

Zone:

5

Height:

10-12 m

Spread:

8-12 cm

Colour:

Red
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Red Horsechestnut Growing and Maintenance Tips

 A landscape specimen for a park or large lawn that is easily grown in an average and well-drained soil.


Aesculus x carnea Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Oval

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen