Castanea mollissima seedlings from 'Bond Orchard Selection™ 20817'

20817 Bond Orchard Selection™ Chestnut

  • Superior selection of Chinese Chestnut
  • Outstanding vigor, uniformity and disease-resistance
  • Selection developed on farm of Missouri Senator Christopher 'Kit' Bond
  • Height: 30-60 Feet
  • Spread: 20-40 Feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 4 - 8
Size Avail Future Price Qty
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Interesting Notes:

Bond Orchard Selection nuts are special selections that have performed well in Central Missouri. This variety was selected as a seedling of Dunstan Chestnuts and tend to have above average nut size.  

Superior F1 seedling selections of are developed from parent trees from Senator 'Kit' Bond's Chinese Chestnut Orchard. Within his orchard, he has the following grafted varieties serving as pollinators: 'Peach', 'Sleeping Giant', 'Lindstrom 67', 'Eaton', and 'Homestead'.

Bond Orchard Selection™ 20817 Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Moist, Well-Drained
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Upland Birds and Game
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Attributes
Specimen
Habit
Deciduous
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