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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.
Manchurian Walnut is a large, broad and often multi-stemmed tree with ornamental qualities. This tree produces large, thick-shelled nuts that ripen in the fall. These edible walnuts are reportedly difficult to crack open. They are useful for attracting wildlife, especially squirrels.
HORSE CHESTNUT QUICK FACTS
MANCHURIAN WALNUT QUICK FACTS
Fall colour: yellow to orange
Bark: light grey with broad planes between long deep dissures
Nuts: large nuts within spiky capsules. Slightly poisonous to eat
Nuts: thicker and with more shell than meat than other species making them hard to crack, similar to butternut
Toxicity: raw Horse Chestnut seed, leaf, bark and flower is toxic if ingested due to the presence of esculin.
Other Names: chinese walnut
Tags: All Items, Deciduous Trees, Feature Trees, Nut Trees, Ornamental Trees, Shade Trees, SPECIALS, Wildlife Attracting