During Winter and some early Spring shipments, some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT.
This means that even though they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Thursday
Chestnut, American Hybrid
A fast-growing hybrid reaching a height of 80 to 100 feet. Spread 30 to 40 feet. Best planted in full sun in well-drained soil. Although both male and female flowers can be produced on the same tree, they need another American Chestnut for good pollination and nut production. Therefore, you should plant a minimum of two trees. This hybrid should start producing rich, flavorful, edible nuts in about 13 to 15 years. These trees are not guaranteed to be blight resistant nor pure Castanea dentata.No shipments to CA,FL,MI,OR,WA.
Height: 80-100 Feet
Spread: 30-40 Feet
Ships in a Plastic pot 15-30 inches tall.