Castanea Mill.

Common Name: Chestnut

Family: Fagaceae

Published in: Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4 278. 1754.

Other: Lectotype:/ C. sativa Mill. (Ill. Fl. N. U.S. (Britton & Brown), ed. 2 1: 615. 1913.) Named for the town of Castania in Greece which was famous for Chestnut trees.

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