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Sweet Chestnut Castanea Sativa Fruit Tree - Autumn Colours Edible Nuts, 15-20cm Tall Starter Plant in an 8cm Pot

Sweet Chestnut Castanea Sativa Fruit Tree - Autumn Colours Edible Nuts, 15-20cm Tall Starter Plant in an 8cm Pot

from GB
to Kenya
in 5-8 days
At your doorstep by Apr 16  to Apr 19 with standard delivery

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  • About this item.
  • 15-20cm tall starter plant in a sturdy 8cm pot. This plant is deciduous, therefore it is leafless between November and March. This plant will be ready to be planted into the ground from mid-Summer, it fruits in 5-6 years time.
  • no plant movement in transit: with our special packing method, developed by us.
  • with FREE growing kit including full growing instructions..
  • edible fruits and wildlife food, easy to grow, yellow Autumn coloration.
  • large tree, not too fussy to soil conditions.
  • Imported from UK.
This is the well known sweet tasting nut, often sold roasted on the street in Winter, especially around Christmas. This is a large tree and requires space; a fast growing species. Its dark green foliage is quite decorative on its own, including the yellow, hanging male flowers in Spring. It prefers slightly acidic and a good fertile soil, it tolerates well Summer heat though, it is easy to grow. Deciduous. We have young, but strong seedlings on offer. Other common names: - Native to: South-East Europe Family: Fagaceae (Beech Family) Habit (UK conditions): large tree Growth rate: medium then fast Typical size in 10 years: 5-6m x 2-3m Main value: foliage, fruits (nuts) Flower colour: yellow Flowering period: March-April Autumn coloration: yellow Preferences: moist yet well drained soil, full sun of light shade Hardiness: hardy in the UK and most of Europe
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Sweet Chestnut Castanea Sativa Fruit Tree - Autumn Colours Edible Nuts, 15-20cm Tall Starter Plant in an 8cm Pot



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