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'
Shape Round, Oval
Foliage Color Dark Green
Fall Color Deep Red
Flower Color Yellow
Decorative Fruit Yes
Landscape Uses Shade
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Tolerance Very Adaptable
Standout Feature Attractive Ornamental Hybrid, Spring Flowers, Beautiful Fall Color, Very Adaptable