American buckeye: red horse-chestnut

Description
Seeds from WSM D’Urban’s own garden at Newport House in Countess Weir. He was RAMM’s first curator.
Accession Loan No.
35/1927/2
Collection Class
Plants
Common Name
American buckeye: red horse-chestnut
Simple Name
capsule and seeds
Full Name
HIPPOCASTANACEAE: Aesculus pavia: American buckeye
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
D'Urban, Mr William Stewart Mitchell
Collection Town
Topsham
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Phylum
SPERMATOPHYTA: MAGNOLIOPHYTA
Family
hippocastanaceae
Genus
Aesculus
Species
pavia

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