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arathol

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Looks more like American Chestnut. The leaves are longer and less oval shaped than the Chinese chestnut.
 
Jed1124

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Couple of hints.
It's kinda rare anymore.
It's a great deer attractant


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Chinese Chestnut. Those flowers smell like a combination of rotten grass and puke. They are in bloom now and I can smell them a mile away. One of the worst smells in the natural world in my opinion.
 
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Chinese Chestnut. Those flowers smell like a combination of rotten grass and puke. They are in bloom now and I can smell them a mile away. One of the worst smells in the natural world in my opinion.
Yep, not pleasant but not too bad after they mature and fall off the tree. I got some very curly American Chestnut from a tree that was growing almost sideways. 24" dbh. Lots of stress but smaller, shorted pieces might nice.
 
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