Red Buckeye

Aesculus, Red Buckeye

$14.97

Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye

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Product Description

Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye


Native, deciduous shrub with showy spikes clusters of deep red, funnel shape flowers. Blooming in early spring, this makes it an excellent shrub for the returning hummingbirds. Plant Red Buckeye in filter shade of large oaks or pines maybe planted in full sun with afternoon shading. It will go dormant and lose it’s foliage in late summer and storage up energy for the next flowering season. Warning seeds and foliage of Aesculus species are poisonous to human if eaten.

Blooms are highly attractive to hummingbirds and butterflies in early spring.


Yearly Foliage: Deciduous – Losing foliage in late summer around August


Hardiness Zone: 5-9


Light: Filtered shade, Partial shade best


Mature Growth: 6-15 feet high


Soil: Soil deep fertile, moist, prefers acid soil


Blooms: early spring


Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees


 

Additional Information

Weight 6 lbs
Size

1 Gallon, 3 Gallon

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