Chestnut Sweet Tree - Castanea sativa
Economy or Premium SelectionEconomy - rooted into its pot but a further season before moving up a pot size.
Premium - more growth in its pot. More mature than Economy
The Sweet Chestnut. This familiar tree was probably brought to Britain with the Romans who used the branches as support for their vines. Makes a large imposing tree with fascinating spiral fluted bark.
Our Sweet Chestnut Tree trees are English grown from genuine English origin (provenance) stock grown naturally in fertile English soil. Because our Sweet Chestnut Tree trees are 100% English provenance and English grown, they make an excellent choice for any woodland or landscape planting scheme. If you are including native species, we think it is easy to be misled. Some suppliers use the word “native” to describe their trees but this does not necessarily mean that they are English grown or of English origin. Many are imported from continental Europe. As growers with over 40 years of growing experience we are happy to pass on our knowledge and advice. Don’t compromise on quality. When you want the best choose quality English grown, English origin Sweet Chestnut Tree from Botanica.
Bare Root Sweet Chestnut Tree trees are only available during the season November to March. Precise dates will be notified each year.
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