Localities documented in Tropicos sources
Note: This information is based on publications available through Tropicos and may not represent the entire distribution. Tropicos does not categorize distributions as native or non-native.
- Flora of China Editorial Committee. 2007. Fl. China 12: 1–534. Science Press & Missouri Botanical Garden Press, Beijing & St. Louis. http://www.tropicos.org/Reference/1032250
near apex. Capsule dark brown, broadly obovoid or pyriform, 2.5-5 cm in diam., verrucose; verrucae low, suborbicular, unequal, 0.5-2 mm in diam.; pericarp 3-6 mm thick after drying. Seed usually 1, reddish brown, ± globose, 2-3 cm; hilum pale brown, occupying ca. 1/2 of seed. Fl. May-Jul, fr. Sep. 2n = 40.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Barcode data: Aesculus turbinata
Statistics of barcoding coverage: Aesculus turbinata
Public Records: 5
Specimens with Barcodes: 18
Species With Barcodes: 1
Aesculus turbinata, common name "Japanese horse-chestnut" is native to Japan but cultivated elsewhere. It is a tree up to 30 m tall. Flowers are white to pale yellowish with red spots. Capsules are dark brown, obovoid to pyriform.