Family: Hippocastanaceae

Scientific Name: Aesculus x arnoldiana Autumn Splender

Common Name: Autumn Splendor

DescriptionA small hardy tree with excellent fall foliage.
Plant TypeTrees Deciduous
Hardiness Zone4a
Sunlightdoes best if grown where it gets some shade, morning sun afternoon shade
Moistureaverage to moist
Soil & Siteadapted to woodland type soils, moist and rich
Flowersyellow with orange blotch, borne in terminal panicles about 4 inches wide by 8 inches tall, individual flowers reach 3/4 inch
Fruitleathery seed capsules
Leavesopposite, palmately compound, green turning to a maroon red fall color
Dimensionsreaching 35 feet, oval
Propagationproduced by side branch budding
Cultivar OriginIt originated from open-pollinated seed that was provided to Minnesota by Morton Arboretum USA.
Notes & Reference#01-Manual of Woody Landscape Plants (Michael Dirr), #93-North American Landscape Trees (Arthur Lee Jacobson)
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