Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye, flower
Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye

Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye

Red Buckeye’s, Aesculus pavia, long panicles of bright red blooms in spring attract ruby throated hummingbirds. Forms an excellent small tree. Easy to grow Missouri native but requires moisture, especially in the heat of summer.

Additional Information

Botanical Name

Aesculus pavia

Common Name

Red Buckeye

Bloom Color

Red

Bloom Time

Spring

Foliage Color

Green

Light Requirements

Part Shade, Sun

Height

144-180″

Width

144-180″

Uses

Hummingbirds, Missouri Native Plant, Specimen, Woodland Gardens

Soil

Average, Moist

Water Needs

Average, Consistent

Zone

4-8

Plant Type

Tree