Horse Chestnut Tree Planted by George Washington

On one of his visits to Fredericksburg, Virginia George Washington planted thirteen Horse Chestnut Trees to represent the Thirteen Colonies during the Revolutionary War. This last living tree was located on Fauquier Street a block away from the home of his mother.

Circa 1937, the Last Horse Chestnut Tree Planted by George Washington
Old Chestnut Tree Planted by George Washington Postcard