Aesculus hippocastanum L.

Common name

English: Horse Chestnut

German: Rosskastanie

Mandarin: 欧洲七叶树 (ou zhou qi ye shu)

Portuguese: Castanheiro-da-Índia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Sapindales (66)

        Family: Hippocastanaceae (3) (family description)

          Genus: Aesculus (3)

           Epithet: hippocastanum L. (1)

hippocastanum => horse chestnut

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: tree

Flower colour: violet, pink, white

External links

Check for Aesculus hippocastanum at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

Search for more

SCIRUS