Sweet Chestnut Marron de Lyon
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
This select form has superb spires of cream coloured flowers in July, followed by heavy crops of large nuts even on young plants. Marron de Lyon suffers from few pest or disease problems. Origins like many Sweet chestnuts is France but now an established favourite here in the UK due to the quality and reliability of the nuts produced. - Enjoy
We use and recommend planting with friendly myccorrhizal fungi such as Rootgrow. This helps to produce a stronger root system thereby aiding establishment. We also use and can supply Blood, Fish and Bone - a tried and trusted natural all round fertilizer.
|Use ||Cooker and Eater |
|Harvest Time ||September |