Chestnut Trees

$ 297.00

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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.

All our trees are grown from selected variety parentage, including varieties 'Qing', 'Mossbarger', and other varieties that bear early and heavy.

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