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Gavin Ireland is a wild food forager and instructor running wild food cookery and foraging courses all across London and the home counties. Foraging books, including ‘The Foragers’ Cookbook’ and produce are now available through their website. www.totallywilduk.co.uk

Chestnut, Horse

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ENTER PIC HERE RIGHT ALIGNED

”’Scientific Name”’: ”Aesculus hippocastanum”

”’Family”’: ”Sapindaceae”

”’Also known as”’:

”’Habitat”’:

”’Description”’:

”’Identifying Features”’:
* ”’Bark”’ –
* ”’Twigs”’ –
* ”’Buds”’ –
* ”’Leaves”’ –
* ”’Flowers”’ –
* ”’Fruit”’ –

==Pictures throughout the year==

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==Uses==
===Food===

===Medicine===

===Other===

==Gav Notes==
===Known hazards===

===Harvesting===

===Potential lookalikes===

”’Sources”’:
*Tree & Plant ID Course from Foundation Bushcraft – http://identificationmasterclass.com/
*Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aesculus_hippocastanum
*Woodland Trust – https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/trees-woods-and-wildlife/british-trees/a-z-of-british-trees/horse-chestnut/

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