Yellow Buckeye Aesculus octandra - Aesculus flava

Detailed Listing For
Botanical Name:

Aesculus octandra

Family:

HIPPOCASTANACEAE

Genus:

Aesculus

Species:

octandra

Common Name:

Yellow Buckeye

Seeds Per Pound:
25
Quantity:
7.4 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
13
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
90-110 feet
Collection Locale:
Pensylvania
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
4

Recalcitrant Seed: See FAQ

New crop is expected in 2019.


In Stock: 7.4 lb
Prices
  • Aesculus octandra

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
0.00
1 oz
19.90
1 lb
24.50
1 kg
48.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: cold stratify for 90 days.
Germination: sow 1-2" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Other: fall sowing in mulched beds is prefered to artificial stratification.
In a Nutshell:
* A species of buckeye native to the Ohio Valley and Appalachian Mountains of the Eastern United States.
* It is a medium-sized deciduous tree growing to 20-47 m tall. more...
* It has greenish yellow flowers in May and the dark green leaves turn yellow to pumpkin-orange in the fall. more...