Autumn Splendor Buckeye

Height: 35’
Spread: 30’
Hardiness Zone 3
Fall Color: Scarlett Orange to Maroon
Flowers: Creamy Yellow
Preferred Soil: Average to moist conditions
Exposure Type: Full Sun to Partial Shade



Aesculus x arnoldiana / Autumn Splendor Buckeye

PLANTING POINTS: Autumn Splendor Buckeye is a great accent tree with phenomenal fall color and creamy yellow flowers in the spring. Autumn Splendor is not bothered by insects or diseases. It is notably resistant to leaf scorch that other buckeye and horse chestnut species are susceptible to. The fruits produced by Autumn Splendor Buckeye are toxic to humans and pets.

SITING THIS TREE: Autumn Splendor Buckeye thrives in moist, well-drained soil and is not particular to soil type or pH. Grows well in partial shade or full sun. It is highly tolerant of urban pollution and will even thrive in inner city environments.