Up for sale Aesculus pavia, Red Buckeye, 1 year old, 10-12 inches tall
Plant will be shipped with roots wrapped in wet media during it's dormancy. After it break it's dormancy April to November - it will be shipped in pot with soil. Plant is 1 year old. Plant will be trimmed to the size of the shipping box 22 inches if it outgrows it.
*All orders to California will be shipped bare root in accordance with their state regulations.
*Plants will be shipped dormant during the winter months.
Height: 12–15 feet Spread: 12–15 feet
Bloom color: Bright red Characteristics Clump-forming, deciduous large shrub/small tree with irregular rounded crown
Glossy, dark green leaves are palmate with five coarsely-toothed leaflets up to 6 inches long
Showy 4- to 10-inch upright clusters of deep red, tubular flowers bloom for 2 weeks in mid-spring Smooth, tan-brown, husked seed capsule encloses 1–3 shiny brown fruits that mature in fall Leaves yellow by summer’s end and drop early Attributes Tolerates clay soil; intolerant of drought; no serious pests but leaf blotch can be a major problem (remove fallen leaves promptly and place in the trash); deer rarely damage Ethnobotanic uses; plant may be harmful if eaten Attracts hummingbirds, butterflies; bark, foliage and seeds are toxic to mammalian herbivores
Growing and Maintenance Tips Excellent Replacement for Soil requirements: Acidic, well-drained soil Albizia julibrissin - Mimosa Light requirements: Sun, Partial Shade Paulownia tomentosa - Princess Tree Water requirements: Moist Vitex agnus-castus - Chaste Tree Overwatering can lead to leaf-spot diseases Place for spring visibility, but less noticeable location after leaf drop; protect from afternoon sun Use as a specimen or hedge, or in a rain garden Hardiness: USDA Zones 4–8
PayPal payment must be received within 3 days after the auction ends, then I ship the item. Feel free to ask me any questions about this item. I am always glad to help you.
Shipping Plants will be shipped, in the box with tracking number within USA. Plant will be shipped soilless with roots wrapped in wet media during it's dormancy. After it break it's dormancy March-April - it will be potted in soil and will be shipped in small plastic container with soil. I prefer to ship beginning of the week,but during spring time almost every day. Should you have any questions don't hesitate to ask me at any time.
Shipped fast! Carefully, professionally, and environmentally friendly packaging. Healthy, happy tree that has already blossomed! I'm excited to see this beauty grow! Thank you! :)