golden chinkapin


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Related to golden chinkapin: Chrysolepis
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Noun1.golden chinkapin - small ornamental evergreen tree of Pacific Coast whose glossy yellow-green leaves are yellow beneathgolden chinkapin - small ornamental evergreen tree of Pacific Coast whose glossy yellow-green leaves are yellow beneath; bears edible nuts
Chrysolepis, genus Chrysolepis - two species: golden chinkapins
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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You may already know oak, maple, fir and pine, which are all included, but can you spot a golden chinkapin willow, or a redbud, or a sycamore from a mile away?