Aesculus californica

Common Name: California Buckeye

Life Form: Tree

Habitat: Foothill Woodlands

Nativity: Native

Blooming Season: May-June

Specimen in UCD Herbarium: TRUE

CaprICE: Distribution Map

More Photos: Link


Shrub or Tree: 4-12m; Leaflets: 5-7; Infl: 1-2dm, panicle-like, erect, finely hairy; Flr: calyx 2-lobed, petals white to pale rose, 5-7 stamens, exserted, anthers orange

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Photo Credit: Gladys Lucille Smith © California Academy of Sciences
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