Prairie Torch® Hybrid Buckeye - Aesculus x 'Bergeson'

High quality foliage which inclines downward in an umbrella-like fashion. This characteristic lends a tropical touch to the tree’s appearance. Consistent brilliant fall color sets this selection apart from the species, which is notoriously inconsistent ranging from green to maroon.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Gold
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
20-30'
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Colors: 
Green
Yellow
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Growth Habits: 
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 3.5 (17 votes)

Easily grown in average, medium wet, well-drained soils in full sun to part shade. Prefers moist, fertile soils. Foliage tends to scorch and generally depreciate in dry conditions.

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