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Chinese Chestnut

Castanea mollissima

Good nuts to grow in the U.S. because of their resistance to blight. The tree grows tall and spreading. Two plants should be planted to ensure production of nuts. Space 30'-50' circle Zones 5 - 8.

Plant Characteristics
Pest ResistanceFair
Disease ResistanceVery Good
Drought ToleranceVery Good
Heat ToleranceVery Good
Humidity ToleranceVery Good
Sun ToleranceVery Good
Wet Soil ToleranceFair
Shade ToleranceFair
No SprayFair
Salt ToleranceFair
Fresh for KidsGood
Deer ResistancePoor
Plant TypeTree
Soil TypeAdaptable
Edible TypeNut
Self FertileNo
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