Aesculus chinensis (Chinese Horse Chestnut or Chinese Buckeye)

Often found near temples in North China, this is a hardy deciduous tree. It is slow-growing but ultimately could reach 15m in height and 8m across. The spires of white flowers are held above the foliage in late spring or early summer followed by rough nuts. Please contact us for stock availability and sizes.

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Often found near temples in North China, this is a hardy deciduous tree. It is slow-growing but ultimately could reach 15m in height and 8m across. The spires of white flowers are held above the foliage in late spring or early summer followed by rough nuts.

Position: Best in a moist fertile soil in sun to partial shade. Keep out of cold winds and exposed sites especially in the northern countries. the seeds are not edible, but extracts are widely used for skincare products.

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