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  • French
    • Marronier
  • English
    • Horse-Chestnut
    • Horse chestnut
  • Scientific Names
    • Aesculus hippocastanum
  • Spanish
    • Castaño de Indias
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • AESHIP
  • German
    • Gewöhnliche Rosskastanie
    • Gemeine Rosskastanie
    • Weiße Rosskastanie

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

December 30, 2014 11:45 AM NZDT

Description

I photographed representatives of all the woody species I could find wild seedlings of growing under the big climbing Cupressus near the Peacock fountain.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

microm

Date

January 25, 2015

Description

This tree is called marronier or marronier d'Inde in french. The second picture shows the fruit (marron) germinating.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cesarpollo5

Date

November 30, 2014

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

December 30, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

October 18, 2014 06:13 PM NZDT

Description

Presumably cultivated.

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

ljhnz

Date

October 29, 2014 09:28 AM NZDT

Description

A large deciduous tree...taller than a single story house. These trees line the street on the main road out of Winton in Southland, New Zealand.

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 27, 2014

Description

Cultivated street tree

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

dcar7

Date

October 26, 2014 05:13 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

30ft tall

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

October 17, 2014 05:44 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

October 24, 2014 03:34 PM NZDT

Description

In full bloom now.

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse-Chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

nzwide

Date

October 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Horse chestnut Aesculus hippocastanum

Observer

jon_sullivan

Date

October 14, 2014 03:20 PM NZDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Aesculus hippocastanum is a large deciduous tree, commonly known as horse-chestnut or conker tree.

No range data available.