what about the name of the tree ohio buckeye,should it be capitalized

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    shafes8235posted 7 years ago

    what about the name of the tree ohio buckeye,should it be capitalized

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    Chasukposted 7 years ago

    The word "Ohio" should be capitalized, but not the word "buckeye."

    Buckeye is a species of tree, exactly as elm is, and we wouldn't capitalize "elm" when referring to an Idaho elm. The same rule applies to both.

 
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