Ruby Horsechestnut
Aesculus x carnea

Horse Chestnut Leaf Miner

Horse Chestnut Leaf Miner (Cameraria ohridella):

Treatment is not yet available. It is necessary to dispose of the leaves in the fall. More information here.

Diseases Ruby Horsechestnut


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Classification Ruby Horsechestnut

Height: up to 20 m (65 ft)

Leaf: dull serrated

Flowers: light red, 15 -230 cm long panicles

Fruit: globed

Branches: bare, sticky winter buds

Bark: dark green - gray, smooth

Root: heart-shaped roots

Habitat: sun -half-shade

Soil: sandy to loamy

ph-value: slightly acidic to basic