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Aesculus turbinata

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 100 ft (30 m)

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

Features: Large leaves turn orange in autumn

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Parks

Zones: 6-9

Description: As its common name suggests, this species is native to Japan and is very like the common horse chestnut. Although attaining a similar height it has larger leaves and smaller panicles of white flowers that appear a little later in early summer. The large f

Growth Habit: Large broad domed tree

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