Ohio is called the "buck-eye" state and is named after this tree.
She was soon opposite the lawn; and, sure enough, proved to be what Lucien had said she was—the mail-steamer “buck-eye.”
Its favourite haunt is among the red and scentless flowers of the buck-eye, or the large trumpet-shaped blossoms of the bignonia.
On the eastern shore of Maryland and Virginia the dugout is made into a sail-boat called the buck-eye, or bug-eye.
The leaves of the buck-eye are five-fingered, while those of the tree commonly called the Horse Chestnut are seven-fingered.
Uncle Giles told them one mare had buck-eye poison and the other distemper.