The Dream Book of Self-Knowledge

Chestnut tree

  • chestnuts: a clear symbol of inner essence; the kernel's shell represents the personality, under which a person's true individuality is hidden in the core (personality and individuality are described in the archetypes of Persona and Individuality).
  • chestnut tree blossom: a phallic symbol.
  • chestnut tree: in the positive sense it is a symbol of reliability, in the negative sense of stubbornness.