Trees Deciduous  ⏵  Ornamental  ⏵  Aesculus Hippocastanum
Picture of Aesculus Hippocastanum

aka Horse Chestnut

If you want a game of Conkers then this is the tree for you. The 'Horse Chestnut' is a handsome large tree with bold foliage and huge white, tinged red flowers in spring. The flowers are followed by nuts encased in a distinctive prickly skin. The nuts known as 'conkers' are released in autumn.

This is a very large tree and the height given is a 10 year estimate, it will continue to grow and can live to 300 years! Give it room to grow and it will delight you and your family for generations.


Colour: White / Red
Habit: Upright
Est. Hgt/Wdth in 7/10 yrs: 7m x 5m

Aesculus hippocastanum

Current Stock Height: 80/100 cm  ? 

Container: pb18  ? 



Wairere Nursery
826 Gordonton Road, R D 1, Hamilton 3281 Ph: (07) 824 3430 Email: