Aesculus x carnea Briotti - Ruby Horsechestnut Briotti

Large Red flower clusters

Great medium sized, round headed shade tree for lawns! Large, pyramidal clusters of deep rose-red flowers appear in May. The glossy, dark green foliage holds up well in summer. Prefers a moist, well drained soil.

Genus: 

Aesculus
Aesculus x carnea Briotti

Common Name: 

Ruby Horsechestnut Briotti

Flower Color: 

Rose Red

Exposure: 

Full Sun to Light Shade

Features: 

Disease Resistant

Bloom Season: 

Mid-Spring

Plant Category: 

Deciduous Tree
Tree

Hardiness Zones: 

Zone 5

Plant Terms: 

Foliage Color: 

Dark Green

Care Instructions and Growing Tips: 

Mulch at the base of the tree with organic matter to retain moisture, taking care not to let it mound up against the trunk.

Suggested Uses or Locations: 

Specimen Tree
Lawn Tree
Woodland's Edge
Screening
Grouping

Height: 

30-40'

Growth Habit: 

Broad
Rounded

Fall Color: 

Yellow

Season of Interest: 

Spring
Summer
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