chinkapin


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chin·ka·pin

 (chĭng′kə-pĭn′)
n.
Variant of chinquapin.

chinkapin

(ˈtʃɪŋkəpɪn)
n
(Plants) a variant spelling of chinquapin
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chinkapin - small nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
Allegheny chinkapin, Castanea pumila, dwarf chestnut, eastern chinquapin, chinquapin - shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts
Castanea ozarkensis, chinquapin, Ozark chinkapin, Ozark chinquapin - shrubby tree closely related to the Allegheny chinkapin but with larger leaves; southern midwestern United States
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In our recent research, we've discovered Shumard and chinkapin oaks are excellent candidates.
biuncifera), and Apache plume (Fallugia paradoxa), as well as forests and woodlands dominated in some areas by pine (Pinus) and juniper species, and in other areas by deciduous hardwoods such as chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii) and bigtooth maple (Acer grandidentatum) (Elliot et al.
Bur, chinkapin and Shumard oaks, blue ash and kingnut (also called shellbark hickory) are all long-lived trees that have been here for hundreds of years.
It is distributed in the north-east of the DBR with a slope of 26-30[degrees] and at an elevation of 190-500m, with component species of the community including Castanopsis chinensis (chinese evergreen chinkapin, angiosperm), Schima superba (schima, angiosperm), and Cryptocarya chinensis (chinensis cryptocarya, angiosperm).
com Inspired by the furniture of New England, this table is made from a mixture of oak and evergreen chinkapin with a cream finish applied before lacquer.
Other white oaks include swamp white oak, (Quercus bicolor), chestnut oak (Quercus prinus), bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa), swamp chestnut oak (Quercus michauzii), chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), overcup oak (Quercus lyrata) and post oak (Quercus stellata).
In 2005, the authors inventoried Allegheny chinkapin specimens on the Cumberland Plateau (Bledsoe, Cumberland, Morgan, and Overton Counties) and on the Eastern Highland Rim (Macon County).
Its tree composition also is similar although WSU has relatively more sugar maple, white ash, white oak, and chinkapin oak, whereas Tawawa Woods has more black cherry, tuliptree (Liriodendron tulipifera), beech (Fagus grandifolia), and sassafras (Sassafras albidum) than the WSU woods.
Trainer Mike Mitchell, who won Fairplex Park's Pomona Handicap with Chinkapin in 2003, goes for a repeat with Hotel Hall (Omar Figueroa riding) and I Pea Oh (Omar Berrio) in Sunday's race.
OKA: OAK AELPM: MAPLE HAS: ASH LOLYH: HOLLY ANEBNROH: HORNBEAN (or HORNBEAM) OEEUTNTSHCSRH: HORSECHESTNUT DENLIN: LINDEN CHALR: LARCH UJIPENR: JUNIPER YROKCIH: HICKORY LUSEREHC-BULC: HERCULESCLUB IARFKNAL: FRANKLNIA KONGGI: GINKGO RIF: FIR MOLKCEH: HEMLOCK WATORNHH: HAWTHORN UUEEERRTMBCC: CUCUMBERTREE YRREHCEKOHC: CHOKECHERRY PINKACHIN: CHINKAPIN NABRERYICH: CHINABERRY TTLLIAOIE: ELLIOTTIA REDEL:ELDER DERLADBTUN: BLADDERNUT KUBCNROHT: BUCKTHQRN REHCYR: CHERRY SSBLDCPRAYE: BALDCYPRESS ECEHB: BEECH HAWKABLC: BLACKHAW AAEIOVRTBR: ARBORVITAE NNNBRRAYEY: NANNYBERRY IAOLMNGA: MAGNOLIA IAONYL: LYONIA YAUPON: YAUPON LLWWYDEOOO: YELLOWWOOD WILWLO: WILLOW ZELKOVA: ZELKOVA MOREASYC: SYCAMORE YRERRBGAUS: SUGARBERRY KATMRAAC: TAMARACK
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?
When Gary Figgins first set out to produce commercial wines at Walla Walla, Washington in 1978, he had no idea that his pursuit of perfection would entail investigating all sorts of white oak, from Oregonian to Hungarian, from the finest French oak to Chinkapin oak (also called Chestnut oak).