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We will be shipping bare root varieties from October 24th - through the beginning of December. Order NOW to secure the varieties you want. Looking for a container tree and live in WI, IA, IL or MN? We have hundreds of varieties available and ready to ship immediately.
We will begin shipping bare root varieties in November. Order NOW to secure the varieties you want. Looking for a container tree and live in WI, IA, IL or MN? We have hundreds of varieties available and ready to ship immediately.

Dunstan Chestnut

Original price $20.00 - Original price $35.00
Original price
$20.00
$20.00 - $35.00
Current price $20.00

Widely grown across the Eastern US, this chestnut tree combines the best of two different varieties of American and Chinese Chestnut. First hybridized by Dr. Robert Dunstan in the 1940s by a chance discovery, this Chestnut is both blight resistant and cold tolerant. Check out this article for more information about the discovery and creation of the Dunstan Chestnut. We recommend planting at least 3 Chestnuts for vigor and intense cross pollination produces the best chestnuts. 

USDA Zone: 5-9

Mature Height: 40-60'

Mature Spread: 35-40'

Sun: Full Sun

Ripening Time: September- October

Pollination: Required- another chestnut tree is required to pollinate

Scientific Name: Castanea dentata X mollissima