Aesculus hippocastanum '~Species'

Common Horsechestnut, European Horsechestnut

Family: Hippocastanaceae Horse Chestnut


Type Tree
USDA Hardiness range 4A - 7B
Exposure Full sun
Bloom color White
Bloom time Spring
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Pollard, specimen, street tree
Height 50' to 75' / 15.20m to 22.80m
Spread 35' to 50' / 10.60m to 15.20m
Growth rate Slow
Persistence Deciduous, broadleaf
Leaf color Green
Fruit color Brown
Soil pH requirements Acidic, neutral, alkaline, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy, clay, loamy
Form Oval, pyramidal
Attributes and features Attractive foilage, naturalizing