A family next to an ancient American Chestnut tree in the Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina, before the blight decimated this species. A Chestnut tree could reach up to feet tall and 10 feet in diameter.
Chestnuts are rewarding trees to grow. With beautiful foliage, tall, strong structures, and often heavy and nutritious nut yields, they’re a great choice if you’re looking to grow trees. Learn how to grow them in this article.