Chesnut Tree

Chestnut Tree

Details

Light: 
Sun
Zone: 
4-8
Type: 
Trees
Product Season: 
Fall Berries
Catalog: 
Plant
Price: 
$20.00

Description

Full Sun; Up to 30ft tall; produces fruits within 5 years; need two trees for cross pollination

‘Layeroka’ is a blight resistant Chinese and European Chestnut hybrid that’s winter hardy; producer of medium-size chestnuts

Around 1906, the chestnut blight, Endothia parasitica, was introduced along the east coast devastating the once dominant American Chestnut, Castanea dentata,

Its fast growth and tolerance of rocky, acidic, and poor soils makes it perfect for restoring degraded landscapes,