Plant Profile

Plant Profile

Aesculus californica
California buckeye

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Sometimes called California horse-chestnut because the seeds look like chestnuts. Beautiful white fragrant flowers. The plant is somewhat toxic as are chestnuts in general so this is not one to eat.

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Plant Facts & Observations

Identification

Botanical Name

Aesculus californica

Common Name

California buckeye

Origin

California Native

Characteristics

Plant Type

Shrub

Growth Rate

Moderate growth rate

Mature Size

15 tall × 12 wide

Flower Color

Light Pink

Blooming Season

Flowers Spring

Foliage

Wildlife Value

Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

Climactic Requirements

Light

Full Sun

Water

Occasional
Availability

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