White Horse Chestnut - Aesculus hippocastanum

A large, deciduous flowering tree with an upright oval to rounded form. Commonly found in mountainous regions. Leaves are light green as they unfold and turning to a dark green as they mature. Produces showy white flowers mid-May. All parts of this plant are toxic if ingested.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Flower Attributes: 
Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: 
Specimen
Wet Areas
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
50'+
Spread: 
20'+
Flower Colors: 
White
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Narrow
Round
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
Average: 4.7 (6 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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