1-Year Old Chestnut Trees
SHIPS SPRING 2018
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.
All our trees are grown from selected variety parentage, including varieties 'Qing', 'Mossbarger' and 'Sleeping Giant', giving optimum balance of yield, genetic diversity, and precocity.
Quick to bear, typically within 4-5 years from planting.
18-30" in height. Bareroot trees, shipped dormant and ready to plant.
Dollar-for-dollar, these are the best trees in the USA.
Cold-hardy in USDA Zone 5-9.
|Soil Type||Tolerates sand to clay loam, prefers uplands|
|Hardiness Zone Range||5-9, marginally zone 4.|
Nuts, honeybee pollen
USDA Hardiness Zones 5-9