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Aesculus californica

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California Buckeye 

FAMILY: SAPINDACEAE

Aesculus californica - California Buckeye

About California Buckeye at OSU's Landscape Plants site         

  • Native to California.

  • Usually does not exceed 30’ in height.

  • 5 leaflets make a leaf shaped like a palm.

  • Flowers are white or pink in clusters up to 10” long from May to August.

  • In dry summers, tree can drop leaves by September.

  • Rare in Portland. The seed for #196 was collected in California by Lambert Florin, a writer about the West, and planted at his Portland home on SE Tolman.

Tree #LocationDimensionsPhoto and Notes
196

5527 SE Tolman St

Private, Front Yard

18' Height

22' Spread

4.6' Circ.

This tree is on the north side between SE 52nd Ave and SE 57th Ave.

Aesculus californica - California Buckeye
257

8827 N. Haven

Right of Way

30' Height

48' Spread

8.8' Circ.

Aesculus californica - California Buckeye