O'Neill Red Horse Chestnut - Knowledgebase Question

Roswell, Ga
Question by kristasteink
March 14, 2006
I am placing this tree in a design for a client in the Atlanta area (zone 7B). Pike's nursery carries this but cannot tell me much more about it. Is it succeptable to blight?
Thanks,
Krista


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Answer from NGA
March 14, 2006

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Krista,

Despite the fact that horse chestnut has a name similar to chestnut it is a very different and unrelated genus and species. It is not at all susceptible to chestnut blight.

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