Selected for shiny dark green foliage that doesn’t scorch.

Category:
Flowering Tree
Genus:
Aesculus
Species:
x carnea
Cultivar
'Fort McNair'
Common Name:
'Fort McNair' Red Horsechestnut
Height:
30 to 40 Feet
Spread:
30 to 40 Feet
Habit:
Rounded, dense crown. Slow to moderate growth rate.
Zone:
4 to 7
Culture:
Full sun to partial shade.
Flower:
Flowers dark pink with yellow throat, in upright panicles. Mid to late spring.
Flower Color:
Dark pink.
Foliage:
Lustrous, dark green leaves, 5 to 7 leaflets. Yellow-green to yellow fall color. Deciduous.