Chestnut Trees

$ 169.00 $ 3,250.00

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TOP PRODUCER of edible nuts, period.  The mast of these trees feed entire cultures.  From Thanksgiving stuffing, to gluten-free flour, to autumn hog feed, chestnuts are the base of perennial culture.

Chinese Chestnut Castanea mollissima, the heavy-yielding chestnut bred to be immune to the American chestnut blight.

Quick to bear, typically within 4-5 years from planting, sometimes as soon as 2.

18-30" in height. Bareroot trees, shipped dormant and ready to plant.

Dollar-for-dollar, these are the best chestnut trees in the USA.

Cold-hardy in USDA Zones 5-9.  

Characteristics

Nuts 40-60 nuts/lb.  
Soil Type Tolerates sand to clay loam, prefers uplands
Leaves serrated margins.
Hardiness Zone Range 5-9
Growth Rate Moderate
Uses

 Nuts, honeybee pollen

USDA Hardiness Zones 5-9