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Chinquapin or chinkapin may refer to:


  • Chinquapin or chinkapin, any of the shrubs in the genus Castanopsis
  • Chinquapin or chinkapin, any of the several trees and shrubs in the genus Chrysolepis
  • Chinquapin or chinkapin, some of the species in the chestnut genus Castanea
    • American chinquapin, Castanea pumila, a dwarf chestnut native to southeastern quarter of the U.S.
  • Chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), a species of oak whose leaves resemble those of chinkapins
  • Dwarf chinkapin oak (Quercus prinoides), a closely related, more shrubby oak species
  • Water-chinquapin, a name for the water plant Nelumbo lutea, American lotus
  • Chinquapin rose, a name for Rosa roxburghii, an old Chinese rose



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