A picture of a Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

Aesculus x mutabilis 'Induta'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

6a

USDA zone

-23°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

2.5m

Max

2.5m

2m

Min

2m

20 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has no fragrance

Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees Overview

Aesculus x mutablilis 'Induta' is has the appearance of a Horse Chestnut only in miniature. Reaching only 2.5m in 20 years this tree produces the upright, pretty apricot and yellow colour flowers in Spring. It's leaves appear pink, maturing through yellow to green before turning orange to red in Autumn.

Common problems with Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

How to harvest Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

Generally not harvested.

How to propagate Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

Cuttings

Take semi-hardwood cuttings in Summer.

Special features of Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Dwarf Horse Chestnut Trees

This plant is often grown as for its architectural interest.