Maraval Chestnut Grafted Tree

Maraval Chestnut Grafted Tree
Maraval Chestnut Grafted Tree Maraval Chestnut Grafted Tree Maraval Chestnut Grafted Tree
Brand: Washington Chestnut Company
Product Code: T109
Availability: In Stock
Price: $23.00
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Maraval grafted chestnut tree is a tree produced from a chestnut harvested from a Maraval chestnut tree, sprouted, and then when the seedling is of proper size is grafted with wood from the mother tree. This is one of the best pollen producing chestnut trees. Nut production is good to excellent of large chestnuts starting at the age of 3-4 years. Full production in 12 - 20 years depending on the location. Nut fall is usually mid to late October.

The Maraval chestnut tree of European x Japanese hybrid cultivar producing tall sized chestnut trees with heights reaching 80 feet or more and 25-35 feet wide. The tree can be kept pruned to the size that fits your location. Winter cold/freeze damage can occur when winter temps drop below -30 F. Root rot resistance is good to excellent, chestnut blight resistan. To produce nuts you will need at least 2 trees with one of them being a different cultivar producing pollen (For Pacific Northwest growers these cultivars can be used as pollinators Prococe Migoule, Bisalta #3, Marigoule, Marsol). (Delivery - Dec 2017)

Pedigree: sativa * crenata
Origin: France
Chestnut blight susceptible: Resistant
Bloom time: Early
Median female flowers:
Maximum female flowers:
Tree growth habit: fast growing, upright, with open interior
Harvest: Late
Nut per lb: 18-22
Nuts per burr: Usually 3
Production: Medium producer of large nuts that store well
Pellicle: removal easy
Split kernels: Some
Pollen: One of the best pollinators
Cold Hardy: -30F

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