Hybrid American Chestnut

Castanea dentata x mollissima
  • Light Full Sun Partial Sun Shade
  • Growth Rate Growth Rate Moderate
  • Height Height 40 to 60
  • Width Height 40 to 60
  • Wildlife Attracts Bees and Other Pollinators Attracts Birds Attracts Butterflies / Moths

A cross between American and Chinese chestnut with good resistance to the chesnut blight. Specimens tend to have characteristics similar chinese chestnut. For longevity it is recommended to plant this type of chesnut vs a wildtype American chestnut. Nut is edible and has high wildlife value.

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Description

A cross between American and Chinese chestnut with good resistance to the chesnut blight. Specimens tend to have characteristics similar chinese chestnut. For longevity it is recommended to plant this type of chesnut vs a wildtype American chestnut. Nut is edible and has high wildlife value.

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Dimensions 6047483221 × 60474843220 cm
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