Trees by Genus

Genus 'Aesculus'

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Aesculus californica
Aesculus x carnea
Aesculus x carnea cv. 'Briottii'
Aesculus flava
Aesculus glabra
Aesculus glabra var. sargentii
Aesculus hippocastanum
Aesculus hippocastanum cv. 'Baumannii'
Aesculus indica
Aesculus indica cv. 'Sydney Pearce'
Aesculus pavia
Aesculus turbinata

Aesculus flava (Yellow Buckeye)

Aesculus flava

Also known as: Sweet Buckeye

Native: South-east United States where it grows on river banks and mountainsides

Location: Grown in parks and gardens in Europe and eastern states of America.

Foliage

Leaves have five or seven leaflets and colour yellow in autumn.

Flowers

Aesculus flava

Flowers are produced in May and June, usually yellow, but sometimes pink, in narrow clusters 10-15cm tall.

Fruits

Aesculus flava

Fruits are spherical and smooth 5-6cm usually containing 2 brown nuts.