An individual instance of Aesculus hippocastanum (horse chestnut)
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Permanent unique identifier for this particular organism:

http://bioimages.vanderbilt.edu/vanderbilt/6-87


Notes:


This tree is described on p. 29 of The Trees of Vanderbilt.


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This organism is a living specimen that is part of the  Vanderbilt University Arboretum  with the local identifier 2-764.


This particular organism is believed to have managed means of establishment.

This organismal entity has the scope: multicellular organism.

Remarks: Described in the 1994 Trees of Vanderbilt p. 29.


Identifications:


Aesculus hippocastanum

L.

sec. Gleason Cronquist 1991

common name: horse chestnut
family: Hippocastanaceae
Identified 2002-04-22 by Steven J. Baskauf


Location:


Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, US
Click on these geocoordinates to load a map showing the location: 36.14544°, -86.80058°
Coordinate uncertainty about: 10 m.

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Occurrences were recorded for this particular organism on the following dates:
2002-04-22
2002-06-07
2002-09-25
2003-09-30

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whole tree (or vine) - general
bark - of a large tree
twig - winter overall
twig - winter overall
leaf - whole upper surface
leaf - margin of upper + lower surface
leaf - showing orientation on twig
inflorescence - whole - unspecified
inflorescence - whole - unspecified
inflorescence - frontal view of flower
fruit - immature

Gleason Cronquist 1991 =

Gleason, Henry A. and Arthur Cronquist, 1991. Manual of Vascular Plants of Northeastern United States and Adjacent Canada. The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY, US.


Metadata last modified: 2015-10-10T17:16:00.288-05:00
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