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AESCULUS x neglecta 'Erythroblastos'

Commonly known as Buckeye, Sunrise horse chestnut

Red leaf stalks and leaves that unfold a spectacular cream and bright pink. They then become yellow and turn green by midsummer
Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - 5-palmate leaves composed of obovate to ovate leaflets 15cm (6in) or more long.
  • Yellow
  • Height - 10m (33ft)
  • Spread - 8m (26ft)
  • Tree - spreading, rounded tree. Flowers are followed by smooth-skinned fruit.
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Harmful if eaten - These will give you an upset tummy, so please don't eat any of these.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - A. flava x A. sylvatica
  • Pests & Diseases - scale insects, canker, coral spot, leaf blotch.
  • Place of origin - southeastern USA.
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - conical panicles to 25cm (6in) tall
  • Garden Location/Conditions - Suitable for small gardens - Suitable for small gardens
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Leaf colour (if not green) - Gold variegated
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Broadly conical
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
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