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Order: Sapindales
   Family: Hippocastanaceae
            Genus: Aesculus
                        Specie: glabra

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 90 ft (27 m)

Cultivation: Deep, fertile, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Greenish yellow flowers in spring; leaves color in autumn

Uses: Parks Tree for large landscapes

Zones: 4-9

Description: This tree is very like Aesculus flava and grows in the same central and eastern regions of the USA, although extending further to the west. It ranges up to 90 ft (27 m) tall but is usually smaller than A. flava and has rougher bark and prick

Growth Habit: Broad domed with age


Growth: Perennial, woody plant with a single stem (trunk), normally greater than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height; under certain environmental conditions, some tree species may develop a multi-stemmed or short growth form (less than 4 meters or 13 feet in

Duration: Perennial

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