California Buckeye Tree

California Buckeye Tree

California Buckeye Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Aesculus california
Hardiness Zones:   6 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil; may suffer during drought
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Rounded; symmetrical branch pattern
Height:   20 to 30'
Weight:   20 to 25
Leaf:   Compound leaves with 5 to 7 leaflets; nonshowy fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Pale pink to white flowers in summer; fragrant; lopsided fruit ripens in fall; shiney brown nuts
Comments:    Attractive gray bark
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Canyon Pink