Japanese chestnut, Castanea crenata(noun)
a spreading tree of Japan that has a short trunk
Japanese Chestnut is a species of chestnut originally native to Japan and South Korea. It is a small to medium-sized deciduous tree growing to 10-15 m tall. The leaves are similar to those of the Sweet Chestnut, though usually a little smaller, 8-19 cm long and 3-5 cm broad. The flowers of both sexes are borne in 7-20 cm long, upright catkins, the male flowers in the upper part and female flowers in the lower part. They appear in summer, and by autumn, the female flowers develop into spiny cupules containing 3-7 brownish nuts that are shed during October.
The numerical value of japanese chestnut in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of japanese chestnut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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