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chestnut fruitBotanical Name: Castanea sativa

This European chestnut produces large sweet nuts, the kind found sold in fruit markets. Seedlings are relatively quick to bear and are generally more hardy and quick growing than Grafted trees.

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Chestnut seedling For Sale 4 litre Bag Leaf of the Chestnut seedling

Plant Information or Specifications

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Nutrient High Fat (#NutrientHighFat)

Preferred Climate

Subtropical, Warm Temperate
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)


Plants required to Pollinate

2 compatible plants (Pollination Required)
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Can it Handle Frosts?

Yes (Often below -2)

Amount of leaves in Winter?

No Leaves (Deciduous)

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Water Requirements

Moderate Watering

Is it a Dwarf Fruit Tree?

No (Full Size)

Time to Fruit/Flower/Harvest

4-5 Years

Sun or Shade

Full (Sun:80%-100%)

Preferred Soil Type

Good Drainage

Soil pH

Moderately Acidic (5.5-6.5)

Fruiting/Harvest Months

April, May, June, July



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Chestnut - seedling (Seedling)

Speedy's Edible Fruits
Update: 2728 days 2hrs

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Awaiting grafting

One seedling tree flowered in less than 1yr from planting seed!

Qty: 6

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Chestnut - seedling

Rev 's Edible Fruits
Update: 2982 days 1hrs

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easy from seed and hardy. Need excellent drainage. Come true and bear early from seed. plant a grove for pollination

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Chestnut - seedling (Seedling) 7/10

Jimmy2's Edible Fruits
Update: 331 days 21hrs

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had a few leaves when purchased, both lost all over winter decid- i guess. lots of new growth late spring.  in a tough spot not much care  didnt like summer. rip

Planted: 2011

Height 500 Centimetres

Growing: In the Ground

Qty: 2

Sun/Shade: Medium Sun

Water Given in: Winter

When I Fertilise: Spring

Organic Status:Partially Organic

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