Leaves are alternate, crowded near the top of shoots, sharply serrate at the upper half margin.
Flowers in April to May with leaves.
It is tolerant tree and grows on wetty land in the temperate zone.
the wood is used for utensils, vehicles, fuels.Nutsare edible.
Distribution ; Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu, Cheju Island, China
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