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botanical name:
Aesculus parviflora
Aesculus parviflora © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Bottlebrush Buckeye
family:  Sapindaceae
characteristics: shrub
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: rounded
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: green
stem/bark: brown
main season: Summer
poison symbol poisonous or irritant
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, clay soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
description:
Large spreading and suckering shrub. Typical horse chestnut style palmate leaves and large flower spikes in summer, white with pinkish tints.

cultivation:
Tolerant of a wide variety of conditions but best in moist, well drained, deep, fertile soil, in full sun or part shade.

propagation:
From seed.

other notes:
Native to the south-eastern USA

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