Castanea pumila

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Noun1.Castanea pumila - shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nutsCastanea pumila - shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts
chincapin, chinkapin, chinquapin - small nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
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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Instead, on one lot, there now stands a large elevated mulch bed that contains rows of saplings that will eventually grow into Kentucky Coffee, Osage Orange, Ohio Buckeye and Chinquapin Chestnut trees.