Horse chestnut grow and care – tree of the genus Aesculus also known as Aesculus hippocastanum, Horse chestnut perennial deciduous used as ornamental and medical plant and also can used as bonsai, grow temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-10a.
Leaves color green the leaves elliptic connected in the base and grow in group of 5-7 leaves.
Horse chestnut flowers
Flower color can be: white pink, red or can be all together, the flowers grow on clusters, the flowers wrinkled like a crepe.
Nut Poisonous, the color is maroon the cover of the nutshell is with spikes (like spines).
Horse chestnut for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Horse chestnut growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seedling / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Poisonous nuts Winter, spring, summer Planting season: Aphids (generally only when the tree is young or old sensitive for pests) Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / Winter How to prune: Branch that grows low Size of the plant? 10-30 m, 30-100 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Average amount of water / Big amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: No Blooming information Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Crepe structure flower with wrinkled the color can be: white pink, red or can be all together, the flowers grow on clusters Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Spring Planting, Summer planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Deciduous, Perennial plant, Tree
Bonsai, Ornamental plants, Shade tree
Requirements for watering the plant:
Big amount of water, Regularly water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 3, Hardiness zone 4, Hardiness zone 5, Hardiness zone 6, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental fruit, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Pink flower, Red flower, White flower