Castanea sativa

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Synonyms for Castanea sativa

wild or cultivated throughout southern Europe, northwestern Africa and southwestern Asia

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Antibacterial and allelopathic activity of extract from Castanea sativa leaves.
Tree such as the sweet --, Castanea sativa, which produces edible nuts in a prickly burr which are popular at Yuletide (8)
The sweet chestnut, Castanea sativa, grow into a large tree, although it can be pruned quite hard.
The targeted habitats are Bushes with Pinus mugo and Rhododendron myrtifolium and Castanea sativa woods, listed as habitats 4070* and 9260 respectively in Annex I of the Habitats Directive.
The infrequent presence of a number of hardwood species and genera (Alnus, Acer, Castanea sativa, Quercus, Carpinus, Magnolia acuminata, and Magnolia grandiflora) with the exception of Liquidambar styraciflua, Lyriodendron tulipifera, and Nyssa sylvatica in some recycled-based papers was attributed to the recycling process.