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Beaked Hazelnut is a multi-stemmed, deciduous shrub native to North America.
Horse Chestnut is a medium sized deciduous tree that is native to Greece but has been grown in North America for hundreds of years. It produces large nuts.
A top CO2 absorbing species. Experts think this tree may help climate change more than others.
BEAKED HAZELNUT QUICK FACTS
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow to orange
Nuts: edible nuts that are attractive to wildlife
Nuts: large nuts within spiky capsules. Slightly poisonous to eat
Toxicity: Not toxic, but tiny filaments from the husk can irritate skin that it contacts
Toxicity: raw Horse Chestnut seed, leaf, bark and flower is toxic if ingested due to the presence of esculin.
Other Names: beaked hazel
Tags: All Items, Fall Colour, Native Alberta Plants, Native North America Plants, Nut Trees, Shrubs, Urban Yards, Wildlife Attracting