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Aesculus wilsonii

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 85 ft (26 m)

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

Features: Panicles of white flowers in summer

Uses: Tree for large landscapes Parks

Zones: 6-9

Description: A native of western China, this tree is rare in cultivation. It grows to 80 ft (24 m) forming a spreading crown and is similar to Aesculus chinensis, but has larger leaves that are downy when young. In summer it bears panicles of white flowers with

Growth Habit: Large spreading crown

Comments: Not often seen in cultivation







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