Taxon  Report   111 
Aesculus californica  (Spach) Nutt.
Buckeye, California buckeye, California horse chestnut, Shrub california buckeye, horse chestnut
Aesculus californica, a dicot, is a tree that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
 

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Aesculus californica
© 2003 George W. Hartwell
Aesculus californica
© 2004 George W. Hartwell
Aesculus californica
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Community: Foothill Woodland
Habitat: canyons, slopes [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: SAPINDACEAE   (PLANTS: HIPPOCASTANACEAE)
Genus: Aesculus
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Aesculus californica  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (AECA)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 01, 2014).

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