Red Buckeye

Aesculus pavia

Native to the southern and eastern United States and introduced to eastern Canada, this small, usually multi-stemmed tree produces clusters of tubular red flowers in the spring. These flowers are an attractive nectar source for Ruby-throated Hummingbirds.
Habitat:
Pine-deciduous woods, streambanks, thickets.
Growth Habit:
Deciduous shrub or small tree, sometimes multi-stemmed, growing to 4 m tall.
Bloom Time:
Spring.
Longevity:
Long-lived.
Presence in US:
AL AR FL GA IL KY LA MO MS NC OK SC TN TX VA WV
Presence in Canada:
ON