Castanea sativa

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Noun1.Castanea sativa - wild or cultivated throughout southern Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern AsiaCastanea sativa - wild or cultivated throughout southern Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern Asia
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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Known as sweet chestnut, Castanea sativa is a member of the Fagaceae family, and is found in abundance in Southern and Southeastern Europe and Asia.
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While pollen of Castanea sativa were less in our study they were dominant in samples from Bartin (Erdogan et al.
Las mieles han resultado ser: siete, mieles monoflorales de Rhamnus frangula (sanguino) (muestras no 1,4, 6, 9, 12, 14 y 15); dos, mieles monoflorales de Castanea sativa (castano) (muestras 7 y 8), y una miel monofloral de Erica (no 2).
Acer pseudoplatanus, the ubiquitous sycamore, the ash, Fraxinus excelsior, and the sweet chestnut, Castanea sativa, are reliable coastal survivors, if somewhat stunted and slow-growing in these conditions.
7) For those of you with an open fire, a bag of the nuts of Castanea sativa will go down well while you are watching the Queen's speech.
Despite the existence of the black alder in these facies of the ash woodlands, they differ from the latter by the presence of many plants that are absent or are very rare in them, such as Ajuga reptans, Cardamine impatiens, Castanea sativa, Erica arborea, Heracleum sphondylium, Holcus mollis, Hyacinthoides nonscripta, Ilex aquifolium, Mercurialis perennis, Oxalis acetosella, Polypodium vulgare, Primula acaulis, Quercus robur, Ranunculus tuberosus, Ruscus aculeatus, Sorbus aucuparia, Ulmus glabra, Vaccinium myrtillus, Valeriana montana and Woodwardia radicans, but are very common in the ash tree woodlands as a whole (Table 7).
This compound is present in numerous plants, including Alpinia officinarum, Populus nigra (Harborne and Baxter, 1999) and Castanea sativa (Basile et al.
Tree such as the sweet --, Castanea sativa, which produces edible nuts in a prickly burr which are popular at Yuletide (8)