top of page
Ohio Buckeye

Growth Rate

  • Moderate: Ohio Buckeye trees have a moderate growth rate. They typically grow about 1 to 2 feet per year under optimal conditions.


  • Mature Height: Generally reaches a height of 20 to 50 feet tall.
  • Mature Spread: Has a spread of about 20 to 30 feet wide.

Growing Conditions

  • Sunlight: Prefers full sun to partial shade.
  • Soil: Thrives in moist, well-drained soil but can tolerate a range of soil conditions, including clay.
  • Watering: Requires regular watering, especially during dry periods. Avoid waterlogged conditions.
  • Hardiness Zones: Suitable for USDA hardiness zones 3-7.

Additional Characteristics

  • Leaves: The leaves are palmately compound with 5 to 7 leaflets.
  • Flowers: Produces showy yellow-green flowers in spring, followed by spiky fruits that contain seeds (buckeyes).
  • Fall Color: Displays attractive yellow fall foliage.

Aesculus Glabra 'Ohio Buckeye'

Excluding Sales Tax
    bottom of page