General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 5 - 15 feet or more
Plant Spread: 6 - 10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Other: Leathery capsule
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Taproot
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: Seeds and young fruit are poisonous if ingested.
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Miscellaneous: Monoecious

Common names
  • Yellow Buckeye
  • Texas Yellow Buckeye
  • Yellow Woolly Buckeye
  • Pale Buckeye
  • Plateau Yellow Buckeye

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