Aesculus hippocastanum | Horse Chestnut

Horse Chestnut produces spectacular white flowers in early summer. It accepts sandy to clay soils and nutritionally poor soils as long as it is well drained. Produces deep shade. Branches may break in the wind. Canopy coverage: 1,257 square feet.

Water Requirement: low

Sun Exposure: full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to -30F

Growth Rate: moderate

Height: 60 feet high

Width: 40 feet wide


Foliage Color: medium green

Flower Color: white

Flower Season: summer