Kentucky Coffeetree – deceased

Kentucky Coffee Trees have a distinctive, craggy look in the winter.

Not many specimen Ky Coffeetrees around. These must be male as owner says she’s never seen seedpods. At one time people did roast the seeds as a coffee substitute during the civil war.

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Address:309 Meade Ave
Common Name:Kentucky Coffeetree
Latin Name:Gymnocladus dioicus
Circumference:10' diameter 3.2'
Category:- Large Size
- Strong survivor
- Neighborhood notable
Best Seen From:Meade Ave
GPS Coordinates:38.0281509,-78.4666027
Comments:One of 2 left of a line of 4. Unusual kind of tree, across from the pool.
Owner:Nancy A Carnipe