walnuts and spiders – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com The definitive fact-checking site and reference source for urban legends, folklore, myths, rumors, and misinformation. Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:05:35 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 http://www.snopes.com/app/uploads/2017/02/cropped-snopes-drop-light-only-yellow-32x32.png walnuts and spiders – Snopes.com http://www.snopes.com 32 32 Spider Divider http://www.snopes.com/walnut-and-spiders/ Fri, 25 Sep 2015 16:50:32 +0000 http://m.snopes.com/?page_id=8568 FACT CHECK:   Do walnuts, horse chestnuts, and Osage oranges repel spiders?   Claim:   Walnuts, horse chestnuts, and the fruit from the Osage orange tree repel spiders.   UNPROVEN Example:   [Collected via email, September 2015] I heard that walnuts put out a toxic chemical that spiders do not like. Will they get rid … Continued