AEsculus hippocastanum
Esculin Es*cu"lin, n. [See {Esculic}.] (Chem.) A glucoside obtained from the {[AE]sculus hippocastanum}, or horse-chestnut, and characterized by its fine blue fluorescent solutions. [Written also {[ae]sculin}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Aesculus hippocastanum — ID 1455 Symbol Key AEHI Common Name horse chestnut Family Hippocastanaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CT, GA, IA, IL, IN, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, NC, NJ, NY, OH, OR, PA, RI …   USDA Plant Characteristics

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