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Castanea mollissima

Castanea mollissima

Chinese Chestnut

Low branching tree with a round canopy. Slow to medium growth rate. Foliage is dark green during the summer changing to yellowish-bronze in the fall. White flowers in early summer followed by edible chestnuts in fall. Use to attract wildlife, as a shade tree or as a specimen.

Exposure:

Sun

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Height:

40 Feet

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Spread:

40 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

4-8

Characteristics & Attributes for Castanea mollissima

Attributes
Edible Nuts
Flower Color
White
Foliage Color
Yellow
Orange
Best Usage
Specimen
Wildlife
Attracts Wildlife
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Fall
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