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A reilly chestnut tree flowering even at a very young age because it is grafted

A reilly chestnut tree flowering even at a very young age because it is grafted

Chestnut - Reilly For Sale (Size: Large)  (Grafted)

Chestnut - Reilly For Sale (Size: Large) (Grafted)

Leaf of the Chestnut Reilly

Leaf of the Chestnut Reilly

Chestnut - Reilly

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The Reilly originates from a planting made early this century on the Alstonville Plateau. A low chill variety that bears prolifically in Feb/March. Fair nut and keeping qualities.


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We previously had the most to buy in Jan and Feb. With limited quantities for sale in other months. They are unlikely to be available in Oct. Remember to click above to get notified when it is available once more.

Specifications of Chestnut - Reilly

Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones

Grown From GraftedLearn About Propagation Methods

Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) +10m

Plants required to Pollinate 1+ Beneficial (cross pollination helps with fruit set)Learn about Pollination

Can it Handle Frosts? Yes (Often below -2)

Amount of leaves in Winter? No Leaves (Deciduous)

Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA

Water Requirements Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree? No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest 2-3 Years

Sun or Shade Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type Good Drainage

Soil pH Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5)

Fruiting/Harvest Months March, April, May

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Chestnut - Reilly Reviews & Tips

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★★★★ 13y ago

EULEILAH, QLD, Australia

1/12/10 - Just finished flowering (smelly for 2wks). Took 24 scionwoods 121210. A mix of fat, slim buds on black/green stems.  Grafted the next day into 1yr old rootstocks MT.  241210 -All 24 grafts look good.  The slim buds are now swelling.

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