Aesculus glabra


Common Name: Ohio Buckeye
Plant Type:Tree
Light (original): sun
Light Requirements: Sun
Height:30 to 40 feet
Width:20 to 40 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist, well-drained
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:late summer to fall
USDA Zones:4 to 7
Flower Colour:greenish yellow
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Orange fall colour. Dislikes dry soil.
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: Thomas G. Barnes @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database