Plants in stock

Aesculus hippocastanum : fact sheet


Species name:
Aesculus hippocastanum
Common names:
White Chestnut
Description:
White Chestnut Tree Very Tall

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Exotic to South Africa
Endemic to:
Exotic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Larger than 1100cm
Width:
Larger than 500cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Tree Tall to Very Tall - above 1100cm ,A tree
Usage:
Edible Fruit/Berries/Capsules/Seeds ,Wood useful for furniture/instruments ,Traditional Leather Tanning ,Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Bees
Fruit:
Edible ,Dry Fruit/Seed
Flowers:
Redish/Pinkish/Maroon/Scarlet Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Thorny/Spiny/Prickly/Bristly/Sharp-edged
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen , Leaves Compound - Leaflets Toothed