Ohio Buckeye Tree

Ohio Buckeye Tree

Ohio Buckeye Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Aesculus glabra
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 7
Growth_Rate:   Moderate
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; moist, well drained soil; dislikes dry soil
Texture:   Medium to coarse
Form:   Rounded
Height:   20 to 40'
Weight:   20 to 40
Leaf:   Compound leaves with 5 to 7 lobes; orange fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Greenish-yellow flowers with orange throat on a 4 to 7" panicle in May
Comments:    Native; subject to mildew, leaf blotch and scorch; corky gray bark; variable fall color due to seedlings
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --