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Name: Leah
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Age: 30s
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Date: 2001-2002

I am a reporter for The Metropolis Planet Newspaper ( Our boss brought in some buckeyes to work and that led to a discussion about what buckeyes are and what their purpose is. From searching the net I gather that buckeyes are similar to chestnuts? What are they exactly and are they used for? Just a curious reporter trying to find some answers.

The following compares & contrasts true chestnuts (genus = Castanea) vs. horsechestnuts & buckeyes (genus = Aesculus):

The following are helpful re. buckeyes:

Anthony R. Brach, Ph.D.

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