Castanea mollissima

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Synonyms for Castanea mollissima

a small tree with small sweet nuts

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Megasporogenesis and development of female gametophyte in Chinese chestnut (Castanea mollissima) cultivar 'Yanshanzaofeng'.
Zhang et al., "Comparison of the transcriptomes of American chestnut (Castanea dentata) and Chinese chestnut (Castanea mollissima) in response to the chestnut blight infection," BMC Plant Biology, vol.
Constituents from the testas of Castanea mollissima Blume with [alpha]-glucosidase inhibitory activity.
Castanea mollissima, the Chinese chestnut, closely resembles its European counterpart, and is used in much the same way, while the Japanese chestnut, Castanea crenata, bears a larger, starchier nut that is more often served intact than ground into flour or meal.
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Donald Culross Peattie, writing in the book A Natural History of Trees of Eastern and Central North America, explains: "It is believed that that blight came into this country on Chinese chestnuts (Castanea mollissima), which despite a high percentage of infection show a degree of resistance to it.
1989); its presence has been shown in other deciduous forest tree species such as Castanea mollissima (McKay 1942), Betula ssp (Hagman 1975), and Corylus avellana (Thompson 1979).
Chinese Chestnut (Castanea mollissima Blume) is used as a non-wood forest tree and well-known for its edible value.
an antifungal protein from the chestnut Castanea mollissima. Planta Med.