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Chestnut Oak Trees

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$11.99
Bloom Season
Not Available,
Color
Green,
Height At Maturity
Over 20 Feet
Categories
Trees
Ships
November Through April
Exposure
Full Sun,
Usage
Drought Tolerant Plants,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
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Reviews (6)

  • 5
    Chestnut Oak Trees

    Posted by Stan Scissom on 27th Aug 2019

    These arrived in great shape and packaged nicely. I got them planted.. Can't wait to see what they look like in the spring.

  • 5
    Chestnut Oak Trees

    Posted by Venetta Kim on 23rd Aug 2019

    excellent trees

  • 5
    Chestnut Oak Trees

    Posted by Tracy Evans on 22nd Aug 2019

    These look wonderful planted around our field.

  • 5
    Chestnut Oak Trees

    Posted by Tracy Evans on 22nd Aug 2019

    These look wonderful planted around our field.

  • 5
    Great Service

    Posted by Jason Pong on 20th Sep 2018

    I received my trees to day and the are nice trees. I am a happy customer and look forward to making many more orders.

  • 4
    Nice Tree One Branch Broken

    Posted by Bailey McKinley on 23rd Jan 2018

    This tree was lovely. Box got damaged and I have a broken limb or I'd given you 5 *

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April

Description

Chestnut Oak Trees Is a Hardy, Large Canopy Tree

Chestnut Oak Tree is a hardy tree and also known as Tree Quercus Prinus. Chestnut Oak Tree can even have a large canopy spread. Chestnut Oak Tree prefers soils that are silt or clay in their makeup and will appreciate a full sunlight environment. It is slow growing and may only grow a foot or two each year, so be patient with this one. It will produce acorns that your local wildlife will find tasty and will bring them to your landscape. Chestnut oak trees are known as some of the most eminent trees of North America. Because of their tolerance for rocky ground, they inhabit the ridgetops and mountain peaks of nearly every forest from Maine to Mississippi. Their beautiful clusters of leaves and thick grey bark make them an unmistakable sight. They provide plentiful shade in the summer, their colors are rich and brilliant in autumn, and you will know the end of winter is near when the chestnut brown buds begin to sprout at the ends of the branches.

 Chestnut Oak Trees Provide a Dense Canopy for Helpful Insects and Animals

From that point, they will begin to spread their full, beautiful branches. Chestnut oak leaves provide a dense canopy suitable for nurturing all sorts of helpful insects and animals. Their acorns are an important source of food for wildlife, although they are not edible to human beings. Chestnut oaks are not chestnut trees. They are members of the oak family, which means that they have high resistance to disease and other problems that affect chestnut trees. Oaks are some of the strongest, hardiest trees out there. If the tree is cared for properly and allowed to live out its natural lifespan, then the wood has the potential to be quite valuable. Chestnut Oak Trees

 The chestnut oak is a type of white oak distinguished by its chestnut leaves. It is native to the eastern parts of the US but thrives in most regions. The chestnut oak grows at a moderate rate, attaining 70 feet within a few years. 

 It is easy to manage

 The chestnut oak is planted as a seedling and requires watering during the first year of growth. The tree prefers full sun exposure with six or more hours of direct sunlight exposure every day. However, it will still grow in partial shade with 4-6 hours of sunlight, though the growth rate may be suppressed. 

 It prefers well-drained acidic soils with adequate moisture during the early development period. Once it is mature, it does not require fertilization or irrigation. However, the mature tree requires pruning during the dormant season to prevent attacks by beetles. 

 It is a Hardy tree

 The chestnut oak thrives on steep hills and rocky grounds where other trees struggle to take root. It has a long and fully developed taproot, which makes it sturdy and ideal for growing temperate regions. The chestnut oak is winter hardy and is suitable for USDA Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8. It thrives in dry climates or temperate regions with occasional droughts. It will also tolerate alkaline soils and most other soils as long as they drain properly. 

 It’s great for shade

 The chestnut oak is green for most of the year. However, its leaves turn yellowish-green in the summer before transforming to yellowish-brown in the fall. It has a conspicuously dark and deeply-ridged bark when mature. These qualities make it great for embellishing your garden or property. The canopy has a radius of around 30 feet, which accommodates two benches with a sitting capacity of ten. You can use it as a shade in residential, institutional, and commercial properties. 

 Wildlife magnet 

 The chestnut oak produces snow-white flowers that grow into small acorns. Even though the flowers have inconspicuous fragrance, they still attract hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies. The mature fruit is yellow with a mild flavor. The wildlife cherishes acorns, so you will find birds and other animals coming to eat them. Depending on the region, it may also attract small mammals, such as squirrels, badgers, nesting and migrant birds. 

 Economic uses 

 The inner bark of the chestnut oak contains tannic acid, which is excellent for tanning leather items. Its wood can be cut into splits used to make baskets. Oak baskets are attractive and durable and can be used to carry a wide range of household goods. You can also use them for decor around your house. The chestnut oak is an excellent source of firewood as its dry wood burns cleanly with plenty of heat and little smoke. You can use the pruned wood for heating after seasoning it for a few weeks. 

 The chestnut oak is a gift that lasts for eternity as they can live for more than 200 years. The tree you plant today will offer shade to your great-grandchildren. 

 

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