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#3419300 - 10/25/13 10:15 PM Re: Anybody got Dunstan Chestnuts? [Re: treefarmer]
warpheagle
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I ordered 2 lbs of nuts from chestnutridgeofpikecounty.com last year, I have about 20 or so trees I grew over the last yr in pots that I transplant to their final destination soon. I think they are a hybrid but not sure if they are Dunstan.
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#3419580 - 10/26/13 08:34 AM Re: Anybody got Dunstan Chestnuts? [Re: treefarmer]
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 Originally Posted By: treefarmer
Consider the Tennessee Department of Forestry hybrid Chestnut seelings. I think you will find they are a lot like the Dunstan. Dunstan is a patented name that can't be used by others. It's kind of like buying generic versus brand name.


I did that last year ordered a hundred. There survival rate was maybe 25% to this point. Many had the tops die but the bottom branches still are alive. I planted a 100 sawtooth with them alternating every other tree and got 90% survival out of the sawtooth so I'm not big on the TN forestry chestnuts. The dunstans have done good so I guess I'll wait till next year to plant what mine produce again. I need to many to pay 25$ a tree... Lol
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