Chinese Chestnut | Fruit Tree
Enjoy a sweet, roasted nut as you grow this fantastic canopy in your landscape!
Chinese Chestnuts are very popularly and is usually eaten and used during holidays, especially in cooking turkey dishes! Healthy chestnust trees can bear fruits for a long time. But far from being a source of delicious sweet nuts, it is also ideal for adding beauty to any landscape because of its magnificent canopy that provides shade during a hot weather. One of the things that sets this awesome tree to other chestnuts is its tolerance to blight. It is a deciduous tree with a wide crown. It has a dark green foliage with a tooth margin that becomes yellow or yellowish brown during Fall. During Summer, its creamy white blossoms will appear. Chinese Chestnuts can reach up to 60 feet tall and spread up to 60 feet wide. It loves full sun and is resistant to dry soil. Make sure to water it heavily for it to have a best fruit production result.
- Delicious Sweet Chestnuts
- Tolerance to Blight
- A Good Source of Shade From Its Wide Canopy
Growing Zones: 4,5,6,7,8