A New Combination in Chinese Aesculus ( Hippocastanaceae )

In the context of the present authors’ revision of the Hippocastanaceae for the forthcoming Flora of China, Volume 12, two Chinese endemic taxa, Aesculus chinensis Bunge and A. wilsonii Rehder, are treated as conspecific. The latter taxon, represented by wild plants, is here recombined as A. chinensis var. wilsonii (Rehder) Turland & N. H. Xia, comb. et… CONTINUE READING