Memorial Union Trail

Red Horsechestnut  –  Aesculus x carnea

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This 30- to 40-foot-tall hybrid of Horsechestnut and Red Flowering Buckeye is one of England’s

most popular ornamental trees. It has eight-inch clusters of red and rose-colored flowers that

appear in May and its seeds produce true-to-type plants, which is unusual.

Adopted by the Munson Family

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