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Question DetailsAsked on 3/28/2016

how to dipose of sweet gum balls and pinecones?

Will sweet gum balls and pine cones burn?

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When dried, sure - sweet gumballs burn with a nice blue flame, Never tried to burn them green, but doubt they will burn then. Note some people are allergic to the smoke.

Pine cones and spruce and fir and cedar and such evergreen cones - at least the type that open out as they dry - make good firestarters and give off a nice evergreen scent.

Here is another previous suggestion on gumballs that might be of interest too, as an animal barrier -

Answered 4 years ago by LCD

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