HISTORY, PRESENT SITUATION AND PERSPECTIVE OF CHESTNUT CULTIVATION IN EUROPE

M. Conedera, P. Krebs
This paper gives a short overview on the history of the chestnut cultivation in Europe: presumed quaternary refugia, origin of the chestnut cultivation, driving factors of its diffusion on a continental scale, causes of the decline and future perspective of the European chestnut culture.
Conedera, M. and Krebs, P. (2008). HISTORY, PRESENT SITUATION AND PERSPECTIVE OF CHESTNUT CULTIVATION IN EUROPE. Acta Hortic. 784, 23-28
DOI: 10.17660/ActaHortic.2008.784.1
https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2008.784.1
Castanea sativa, refugia, chestnut area, chestnut marketing
English

Acta Horticulturae