Castanea pumila
Allegheny Chinkapin or Allegheny Chestnut
Pennsylvania to Florida and west to Oklahoma and Texas - United States

20 to 25 feet but may be a shrub 6 to 10 feet tall.
Alternate, simple, elliptic-oblong or oblong-obovate, 3 to 5” long, 1 1/2 to 2” wide, acute, rounded or broadly cuneate at the base, coarsely serrate, the teeth reduced to bristles, dark green above, whitish and hairy below; petiole 1/4 to 1/2” long.
Nut about 1.5 inches long in the involucre which is prickly.








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