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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

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

Features: Slender panicles of white flowers in summer

Uses: Shrub borders

Zones: 6-10

Description: A graceful shrub that grows in woodland areas of the southeastern USA, this species grows to about 10 ft (3 m) high and forms a broad spreading clump. The leaves are downy beneath and buff-colored when young. Slender panicles of white flowers are borne in

Growth Habit: Broad spreading shrub

Comments: Grows well in areas with hot humid summers

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

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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