A tall, stately tree with a wide crown. Large, deep-green, fan-shaped leaves with giant white candles in late-spring. Produces inedible, glossy nuts in autumn. Great in large gardens, parks, and paddocks. Yellow autumn leaves. Aesculus hippocastanum ‘Baumannii’ is taller and narrower-growing with flowers that age from white to pink-red. Deciduous tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 5m (H) x 4m (W) in 10 years.