Horse Chestnut Tree – Aesculus hippocastanum
The Horse Chestnut is a large deciduous fast-growing tree most easily recognised by it’s pendulous branches, large leaves and broad domed crown.
The creamy white flowers that appear on the Horse chestnut in May are a valuable nectar source for bees. Early Autumn bring the spiky fruit of the tree which is known as the Conker.
You can learn more about Planting trees by watching our video tutorial.
When planting new trees it is best to secure with Timber Stakes.