Especially celebrate at Christmas time for its delicious Chestnut fruit, these trees belong to the same family as oaks and beeches.
A stunning tree whether planted as a specimen or lining an avenue with its glossy green leaves; makes as a great alternative choice to Horse Chestnut.
Grow in well-drained soil in full sun.
Value To Wildlife:
Flowers provide a food source of nectar and pollen for bees and other insects, while red squirrels eat the nuts. A large number of micro-moths feed on the leaves and nuts.
You’ll receive a 2 year old well established whip that's between 20 to 60cm in height.
This is a deciduous tree and so will shed its leaves in autumn, in order to protect itself from the cold winter weather. Come spring, it’ll burst back into bud and begin to flourish once more.
Time to maximum height
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