Castanea sativa – (Spanish Chestnut)

Description

Description: Forms a tall stately tree with wide spreading branches. Great shade tree for parks, playgrounds, paddocks and wide open spaces. Deep glossy green leaves with sharply toothed margins. Self-fertile.

Family
Fagaceae
Type
Deciduous
Category
Edible
10 Year Size
15m (H) x 9m (W)
Growth Rate
Fast
Habit
Upright, spreading
Flower/Fruit
Prickly burrs fall in autumn to open and spill out up to three shiny brown Chestnuts.
Foliage
Glossy, dark green, toothed leaves
Comments
Nuts can be roasted or preserved in syrup.

Grade Indicator
Grade Size Est. Height (m) Standard (m)
P28 1.5 -
P95 3 -
60L 3-4 -
80L 3.5 -

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