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Castanea sativa (Sweet Chestnut) - from 6/8cm up to 14/16cm. £30 - £150


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Sweet Chestnuts (Castanea sativa) are valued for their unique foliage. Leaves are often oblong to oval in shape and have distinctive toothed margins This vigorous tree often develops small heavily scented cream flowers in the summer followed by catkins in late summer early autumn as well as edible nuts. They make excellent specimen trees or can be planted in woodland areas. Grows best in deep, well drained, slightly acidic soil. Average eventual height 65ft.


  • Eventual Height: 65ft
  • Key Features: Unique foliage, edible nuts
  • Suitable for: Parkland, woodland
  • Conditions: Well drained, slightly acid soil


Choose your size from:

6/8cm Girth, Bareroot light standard tree

8/10cm Girth, Bareroot standard tree

10/12cm Girth, Bareoot selected standard tree

12/14cm Girth, Bareroot or rootballed heavy standard tree

14/16cm Girth, Rootballed extra heavy standard tree



We have an excellent range of the smaller sizes of ornamental trees in stock throughout the winter. However for larger sizes (or in busy periods) we may have to order your tree in. Please allow a couple of weeks for this.





These trees are available for collection from the nursery or local delivery (within 40 miles of OX5 3BA). Due to their large size, unfortunately we can't offer nationwide delivery further afield unless we are already planning a journey your area. Please contact us for a local delivery quote or to see if we might be making a trip to your area.

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