Page author: David Giblin
Aesculus hippocastanum
WTU specimens
Other herbaria

Distribution: West of the Cascades in Washington; British Columbia south to Oregon; central and eastern North America.

Habitat: Disturbed forested areas, particularly in urban and suburban areas where the species is planted as a street tree.

Flowers: May-June

Origin: Introduced

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Aesculus hippocastanum L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 344. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Aesculus hippocastanum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Aesculus hippocastanum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Aesculus hippocastanum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Aesculus hippocastanum photos.

USDA Plants: Aesculus hippocastanum information.

15 photographs:
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