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Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 10-25 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Broadleaf
Fruit: Other: Round, leathery 1 inch light brown capsule containing 1-3 seeds.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Creamy-yellow to greenish-yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant are poisonous.

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Common names
  • Ohio Buckeye
  • White Buckeye
  • Texas Buckeye
  • Western Buckeye

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Location: Rulo Bluffs Preserve
Date: 2011-4-22
Location: Vancouver, B.C. Canada
Date: 2014-05-01
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