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18 Henry St, Henley Brook
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Horse Chestnut (Aesculus Hippocastanum)

One of the most majestic and noble of all trees with a wonderful Spring flowering display.

Maximum Height

10 metres

Maximum Spread

8 metres


Slow growing shade tree forming a rounded wide spreading canopy. Large white flower spikes in Spring are followed by deep green leaves which turn golden yellow in Autumn


Grows best in a sunny site in average soils. Tolerates dry spells once established as long as it is not exposed to hot, drying winds. Frost tolerant


Mulch well and keep moist until established. Once established water moderately.

Ideas for Use

Beautiful shade tree in a site where the beauty of this tree can be appreciated. Makes a spectacular avenue of trees