Castanea dentata


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Related to Castanea dentata: Castanea mollissima, chestnut tree
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Noun1.Castanea dentata - large tree found from Maine to AlabamaCastanea dentata - large tree found from Maine to Alabama
Castanea, genus Castanea - chestnuts; chinkapins
chestnut tree, chestnut - any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur
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That tree was the American chestnut, Castanea dentata.
Cryphonectria parasitica is an introduced fungal pathogen responsible for the decline of the American chestnut, Castanea dentata.
CASTANEA DENTATA (American Chestnut) GROWTH IN RESPONSE TO OVERSTORY DENSITY AND FERTILIZER SUPPLEMENT.
This book outlines the history of Castanea dentata after the establishment of European settlements on the North American continent.
Sadly, at the dawn of the 20th century, a fungus introduced on imported Chinese chestnut trees very nearly caused the extinction of the American chestnut, or Castanea dentata.