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Castanea pumila var. pumila

Castanea pumila (L.) Mill. var. pumila

Chinquapin, Chinkapin, Allegheny Chinquapin, American Chinquapin, Dwarf Chestnut

Fagaceae (Beech Family)


Castanea pumila var. pumila (Chinquapin) #45969

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
County: Wayne
State: GA
Accession date: 2015-08-27
Filename: A_C_IMG3609.JPG
Slide Index: 4643325265_1131c6dcd7_o.JPG
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: A flowering branch. Photographer's note: "These are male Chinkapin flowers. It has been suggested that the low shrubby form that grows in the lower coastal plain of the southeastern U.S. is Castanea alnifolia or even Castanea alnifolia var. floridana. These names are not currently recognized by any of the major authorities."
Date Taken: 2010-05-18
NPIN Image Id: 45969

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Date: 2015-08-26

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