Acer rubrum Sunset
ONLY AVAILABLE BY CONTRACT GROW
(new stock expected: fall of 2022)
Horse Chestnut is a medium sized deciduous tree that is native to Greece but has been grown in North America for hundreds of years. It produces large nuts.
A top CO2 absorbing species. Experts think this tree may help climate change more than others.
Red Sunset Maple is named for its stunning orange and red leaves in the fall. It is a fast growing cultivar of the Red Maple that is native to Eastern North America. The winter stems and spring flowers are also tinged with red color, making this tree attractive year round.
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
RED SUNSET MAPLE QUICK FACTS
Flowers: small red clusters
Nuts: large nuts within spiky capsules. Slightly poisonous to eat
Toxicity: raw Horse Chestnut seed, leaf, bark and flower is toxic if ingested due to the presence of esculin.
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