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Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata' (Red horse chestnut 'Briotii Variegata' )

Skill rating
Skill rating
Beginner
skill rating
Maintenance level
Maintenance level
1 hour care
per year
Ultimate height
Ultimate height
15m
Max height
Ultimate spread
Ultimate spread
12m
Max spread
Time to maturity
Time to maturity
20-50 years
To maturity
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Toxic - Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.
Low
Toxicity

Plant details

Botanical name: Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata'

Other names: Red horse chestnut 'Briotii Variegata'

Genus: Aesculus Aesculus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Briotii Variegata' _ 'Briotii Variegata', a variegated form of 'Briotii', is rounded, mid-sized, deciduous tree with glossy, dark green and white variegated leaves and large rose-red panicles of flowers in summer and conker-like fruit in autumn.


Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata' is: Deciduous

Flower: Rose-Red in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green, Variegated, White in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

Tree shape: Rounded

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests: Horse chestnut scale , Leaf mining moths Horse chestnut scale , Leaf mining moths

Specific diseases: Coral spot , Canker , Leaf spot Coral spot , Canker , Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Grafting, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Where to grow

Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata' (Red horse chestnut 'Briotii Variegata' ) will reach a height of 15m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.

Suggested uses: Low Maintenance, Wildlife, Architectural, Specimen tree

Cultivation: Grow in well-drained soil. Large tree only really suitable for large gardens.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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Botanical name: Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata'

Other names: Red horse chestnut 'Briotii Variegata'

Genus: Aesculus Aesculus

Variety or Cultivar: 'Briotii Variegata' _ 'Briotii Variegata', a variegated form of 'Briotii', is rounded, mid-sized, deciduous tree with glossy, dark green and white variegated leaves and large rose-red panicles of flowers in summer and conker-like fruit in autumn.


Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata' is: Deciduous

Flower: Rose-Red in Summer

Foliage: Dark-green, Variegated, White in Summer; Yellow in Autumn

Tree shape: Rounded

Toxicity: Ingestion may cause severe discomfort.

Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Watch out for

Specific pests: Horse chestnut scale , Leaf mining moths

Specific diseases: Coral spot , Canker , Leaf spot

General care

Propagation methods: Grafting, Seed. REGISTER to read more...


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Aesculus x carnea 'Briotii Variegata' (Red horse chestnut 'Briotii Variegata' ) will reach a height of 15m and a spread of 12m after 20-50 years.

Suggested uses: Low Maintenance, Wildlife, Architectural, Specimen tree

Cultivation: Grow in well-drained soil. Large tree only really suitable for large gardens.

Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade

Aspect: North, South, East, West

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Hardiness: Hardy (H4)


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