Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Slower on old wood, shoots from base 2-4' in a single season.Mature Height - 8-12'Mature Width - 8-15'Longevity - Medium life span for a shrub, 20-30 years
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Brush-like white 4 petaled 0.50" diameter in June-JulyFruit - Pear shaped tan brown capsules 1-3" in length.Leaf - Fall Color - Variable in its effect, Yellow-green.Bark - Stem is stout, gray-brown with raised light lenticels.Other Features - Handsome shrub attractive broad rounded habit, dark green foliage. Generally a trouble-free species.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Transplant container and balled/burlapped in Spring in full sun, partial shade. Moist, acid, organic, well-drained soil.Native Habitat - South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama to Florida. Zones 4-8.Diseases and Insects - None Serious.Strength - Transplant in spring to full sun or partial shadeWeakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Buckeye----Horsechestnut.- Other plants of the family Hippocastanaceae.- Other plants of the genus Aesculus.- Other plants of the species Aesculus parviflora.