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What is this tree that is lining my new street?
May 7, 2013 2:54 PM   Subscribe

Tree-ID Filter: Portland Edition (Photo inside)

I'm seeing this tree all around my new house in the Irvington area of Portland (OR). Can anyone tell me what it is?

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Thanks!
posted by karminai to Home & Garden (5 answers total)
 
That's a horse chestnut tree.
posted by zadcat at 2:56 PM on May 7, 2013


Done in one! You can use the nuts to play conkers!
posted by jquinby at 2:58 PM on May 7, 2013 [2 favorites]


Unfortunately, the nuts are poisonous.
posted by Chocolate Pickle at 3:00 PM on May 7, 2013


AKA Buckeye
posted by humboldt32 at 3:42 PM on May 7, 2013


Hooray! Thanks!
posted by karminai at 4:05 PM on May 7, 2013


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