Aesulus carnea – Horse Chestnut Red

  • Slow growing flowering tree .
  • Masses of large candle-like red / pink flowers .
  • Conker fruits in autumn.
  • Fresh seeds.
  • Sticky winter buds .
  • These will produce a beautiful large, slow growing flowering tree with masses of large candle-like red / pink flowers in May followed by conker fruits in autumn.

    Sticky terminal winter buds and horseshoe leaf scars are distinctive features.

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Maria is currently growing everything from seed that she can lay her hands on. Also playing with colours and textures to fulfill her garden desires...