Aesculus pavia – “Red Buckeye”

Botanical name: Aesculus pavia
Common name: “Red Buckeye”

Characteristics:

Size: 8-12′ x 10-20′
Light: Full sun/pt shade
Bloom: April

Description:

This handsome deciduous native has lustrous, deep-green, palmately compound foliage and produces plumes of bright red blooms in spring followed by fruits in the fall. Plant in a moist, well-drained soil. It flowers best when grown in full sun.

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