Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii'

Ruby Red Horsechestnut

Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Medium
Mature Height - 35-45'
Mature Width - 20-35'
Longevity -

Ornamental Characteristics:
Flower - Deep scarlet red flowers in upright 10" long panicles.
Fruit - Prickly seed pods of parents are nearly ABSENT on this cultivar
Leaf -
Fall Color - No appreciable fall color, Yellow-green.
Bark - Dark gray-brown
Other Features - Attracts bees and hummingbirds.
Possible Use -
Season Of Interest -

Culture and Care:
Care Requirements - Transplants balled-and-burlapped to full sun light shade. Prefers moist, acid, well-drained soil. Drought tolerant.
Native Habitat - Hybrid between A. pavia and A. hippocastanum. Selected from France, Zones 5-7
Diseases and Insects - Leaf blotch (a fungal disease) a possibility.
Strength -
Weakness -

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 x carnea.