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FSU Tag Line
 

Castanea

 

Genus Description:

This genus includes trees and shrubs lacking a true terminal bud and with simple and alternate unlobed leaves. The twigs are grooved and the flowers are borne as catkins. The fruit is a nut that is encased by a sharply spined bur.

Plants in Genus:

Castanea mollissima - - -