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Old 06-04-2019, 01:52 PM
aruvqan is offline
Embracing the Suck
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Originally Posted by adhemar View Post
I think it is cool that you have an American chestnut tree. I would say do NOT publish anything that would allow anyone to know where it is located. We have too many folks who delight in destroying things and if they could track it down would cut it down maybe for themselves or just because. look at the beehives that have been destroyed for no reason.

If you could figure out how to do cuttings without damaging the original that would be so cool to bring it back from the brink of extinction.
Actually there is a whole group dedicated to bringing back the chestnut =) and it is possible to do the proper propagation without killing it thing, I want at least 3 or 4 more chestnut trees, just call me greedy =)