Autumn Splendor Horsechestnut

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Quick Overview

Autumn Splendor Horsechestnut, a very attractive ornamental hybrid, is an excellent choice. Dark green, shiny leaves are scorch resistant and turn vivid maroon-red in the fall. Beautifully adorned in springtime with short spikes of yellow flowers. Attracts wildlife with its production of large nuts. 

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Quick Overview

Why it rocks:

Autumn Splendor Horsechestnut, a very attractive ornamental hybrid, is an excellent choice. Dark green, shiny leaves are scorch resistant and turn vivid maroon-red in the fall. Beautifully adorned in springtime with short spikes of yellow flowers. Attracts wildlife with its production of large nuts. 

Where to put it: 

Autumn Splendor Horsechestnut is the perfect accent and shade tree to any landscape. Tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments. 

What it needs:

Fort McNair Horsechestnut prefers partial to full sun and a moderate watering schedule. Prune regularly to promote health, air circulations, and a desirable shape. Pruning is best done in late winter to early spring. 

Specs

Specs
Botanical Name Aesculus x carnea 'Autumn Splendor'
Hardiness Zone 4
Tree Type Shade, Ornamental & Flowering
Size Range Medium Tree (25-40 feet)
Mature Height 35'
Mature Spread 25-30'
Shape Round
Foliage Color Green
Fall Color Red
Flower Color Yellow
Decorative Fruit None
Landscape Uses Shade
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable