Apr. 8, 2017

red buckeye, Aesculus pavia

Red buckeye is a shrub or small tree up to 40 feet tall. The flowers are a little over an inch long. The plants will bloom when only three feet high. They make a good garden border plant, and are hardy to southern Ontario. They are native in AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY(T), LA, MO, MS, NC, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, VA, and WV, and have spread to ON. Chuck's garden, Lenawee Co MI, 5/22/15