Aesculus parviflora


Common Name: Bottlebrush Buckeye
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): part sun, sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:4 to 18 feet
Width:6 to 15 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:late summer to fall
USDA Zones:4 to 8
Flower Colour:white clusters
Bloom Time:summer
Comments:Flower clusters look like a bottle brush.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
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Picture Copyright: J.S. Peterson @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database