Marigoule grafted chestnut tree is a tree produced from a chestnut harvested from a Marigoule chestnut tree, sprouted, and then when the seedling is of proper size is grafted with wood from the mother tree. A pollen producing chestnut tree. Nut production is good to excellent of large chestnuts falling in the burr starting at the age of 2-4 years. Full production in 12 - 15 years depending on the location. Nut fall is usually early to mid October. One of the sweetest chestnuts we produce.

The Marigoule 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 and is highly resistant to chestnut blight. 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 Marival, Prococe Migoule, Basalta #3, Marsol). (Availability Jan 2020 - May 2020)

Pedigree: sativa * crenata
Origin: France
Chestnut blight susceptible: Highly resistant
Bloom time: Mid season
Median female flowers: 5
Maximum female flowers: 7
Tree growth habit: medium growing upright
Harvest: Mid season
Nut per lb: 24 - 30
Nuts per burr: Usually 3
Production: Medium producer of medium nuts that store well
Pellicle: removal very easy
Split kernels: none
Pollen: Good pollinator
Cold Hardy: -30F

Marigoule Chestnut Grafted Tree

  • Product Code: T111
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $25.00

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