Sources of Chestnut Trees

PP050 (11/02R)

By Dr. Sandra L. Anagnostakis
Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
123 Huntington Street
P. O. Box 1106
New Haven, CT 06504-1106

Telephone: (203) 974-8498 Fax: (203) 974-8502


Arborvillage 816-264-3911
P.O. Box 227, Holt, MO 64048
American seedlings (blight free, not "resistant" as stated in catalog) $15.00, grafted ‘Colossal’ $20.00, Chinese seedlings $15.00 & $20.00, Japanese seedlings (Korean) $15.00, Allegheny chinquapin seedlings $9.50

Bassi Vivai (39) 339.3646462, fax. (39) 0171.634351
Via M. Tonello 17, 12100 Cuneo, ITALY
‘Marrone di Chiusa Pesio’, ‘Marrone di Marradi’, ‘Marrone di Castle del Rio’, ‘Marrone di San Mauro Saline’, ‘Marrone di Susa’, ‘Marrone di Viterbo’, ’Marrone Belle Epine’, ‘Marron Comballe’, ‘Castagna della Madonna’, ‘Bracalla’, ‘Primato’, ‘Precoce Migoule’, ‘Bouche de Betizac’, ‘Marsol’, ‘Vignols’, ‘Colossal’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Tanzawa’, ‘Ginyose’ import permit required (three year post-entry quarantine)

Bluebell Nursery FAX 01530-417-600
Anwell Lane, Smisby, Ashby de la Zouch, LE65 2TA, U.K.
C. sativa ‘Albomarginata’, ‘Anny’s Summer Red’, ‘Asplenifolia’, ‘Marron de Lyon’, £17.90 - £30.00, import permit required (three year post-entry quarantine)

Burnt Ridge Nursery 360-985-2873
432 Burnt Ridge Rd., Onalaska, WA 98570
‘Colossal’, ‘Nevada’, ‘Marron du Var’, ‘Layeroka’, ‘Skioka’, ‘Skookum’, ‘Marissard’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Maraval’, ‘Belle Epine, grafted cultivars $16.00: Chinese chestnuts, American chestnuts, European chestnuts, seedlings $2.50 to $7.50 by size

Campberry Farm 905-262-4927
RR1. Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada LOS 1JO

Cascade Forestry Nursery 563-852-3042, fax. 563-852-5004
21995 Fillmore Rd., Cascade, IA 52033
American seedlings $6.00 to $12.00, by size

Chestnut Hill Nursery 800-669-2067
15105 NW 94th Ave., Alachua, Florida 32615
`Revival' `Carolina' `Willamette' `Heritage' `Carpenter' `Alachua' grafted cultivars $25.95, Dunstan and Chinese seedlings $12.50 each $200 minimum

Connecticut State Nursery 860-376-2513
Pachaug State Forest Tree Nursery
Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection
23A Sheldon Rd., RFD #1 Box 23A, Voluntown, CT 06384
seedling Chinese from an orchard of PI #58602, $0.50 each

Empire Chestnut Company 330-627-3181
3276 Empire Rd SW, Carrollton, OH 44615-9515
'Amy', 'Gideon', ‘Eaton’, 'Peach', ‘Sleeping Giant’, ‘Paragon’, 'Qing' and archived ‘AU-Homestead’, ‘Carr’, 'Chandler', ‘Crane’, 'Kohr', 'Lockwood', 'Norris', ‘Nanking’, ‘Orrin’, 'Smith' and others grafted $18.00 to $22.00, Chinese seedlings $5.75 to $15.00, Chinquapin seedlings $5.75 to $14.00, grafted cultivars $18.00 to $22.00.

England’s Orchard & Nursery 606-965-2228 (Mon-Sat 10a.m.-5p.m. EST)
'Qing', 'Yoder's Chinese', 'Sleeping Giant', 'Carolina', 'Alachua', 'Willamette', 'Mossbarger', 'Crane' grafted trees $18.00 to $23.00, seedling Castanea henryi, price varies.

Fowler Nurseries 800-675-6075
525 Fowler Rd., Newcastle, CA 95658
‘Colossal’, ‘Nevada’, ‘Fowler’, 'Okei' $9.01 to $11.70

F. W. Schumacher, Tree and Shrub Seeds 508-888-0659 fax: 508-833-0322
36 Spring Hill Road Sandwich, MA 02563-1023
seed of Castanea mollissima, $2.75 for ¼ lb. and $5.05 per pound

Grimo Nut Nursery 905-934-6887
979 Lakeshore Rd., R.R. 3, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario LOS 1JO, Canada
numbered types and seedlings, $10.00 to $24.00

Gurney's Seed and Nursery Co. 605-665-1930
110 Capital, Yankton, South Dakota 57079
"Sweetheart" seedlings $16.79, Chinese seedlings $5.85 to $10.98

Lawyer Nursery 406-826-3881, fax. 406-826-5700
950 Highway 200 West, Plains, Montana 59859
seed only of Chinese and American chestnut, $5 and $12 per pound

Masui Farm (81) 0829-39-6000, fax (81) 0829-39-1800
P.O. Box 18 Hatsukaichi, 309-3 Myyauchi Hatsukaichi-shi, Hiroshima-Ken, 738 JAPAN
‘Shiho’, ‘Tsukuba’, ‘Ganne’, ‘Kunimi’, ‘Ishizuchi’ (three year post-entry quarantine)

Nash Nursery 517-651-5278
4975 Grand River Rd., Owosso, MI 48867
seedling Chinese, $5 to $20

Nolin River Nut Tree Nursery 270-369-8551
797 Port Wooden Rd., Upton, Kentucky 42784
`Armstrong' `Crane' `Eaton River' `Ford's Sweet' ‘Ford’s Tall’ `Meiling' ‘Mendes’ `Mossbarger' `Orrin' 'Qing' `Sleeping Giant' $18.00 to $32.00

Northwoods Wholesale Nursery 503-651-3737
28696 S. Cramer, Molalla, Oregon 97038
seedling Chinese and Japanese X European chestnuts, $2.10 to $8.00

Nursery Street Greenhouses 616-624-1806 or 616-624-6054
61591 30th Street, Lawton, Michigan 49065
rooted cuttings of 'Colossal' 'Nevada' 'Skookum' several Grimo clones, several Higgins clones, and several Adkins clones, $12.00 each

Nutwood Nurseries (44) 1782-750913, fax. (44) 1782-750913
School Farm, Onneley Nr. Crewe, Cheshire, CW3 9QJ ENGLAND
‘Belle Epine’, ‘Bouche de Bétizac’, ‘Bournette’, ‘Comballe’, ‘Laguépie’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Marron de Lyon’, ‘Marsol’, ‘Précose Migoule’, ‘Verdale’’ 6 to 7.5£ plus shipping and import forms (three year post-entry quarantine)

Oikos Tree Crops 616-624-6233, fax. 616-624-4019
P.O. Box 19425, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49019-0425
seedlings: Chinese hybrids (Douglas) $9.00 to $12.00, American $6.00 each, seedlings of other hybrids $3.00 to $12.00

Owl Creek Ranch 209-848-4816, fax. 209-847-1083
14637 Claribel Rd., Waterford, CA 95386-9745
grafted European cultivars

Pépinières Coulié (33) 5-55-85-34-21, fax. (33) 5-55-85-42-28
Le Sorpt, 19600 Chasteaux, FRANCE
‘Bouche de Bétizac’, Précoce Migoule’, ‘Marron Goujounac’, ‘Marron de Lyon’, ‘Bournette’, ‘Bouche Rouge’, ‘Belle Epine’, ‘Marron d’Orlagues’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Marsol’, ‘Maraval’, ‘Marlhac’ 29F to 89F plus shipping and import forms (three year post-entry quarantine)

Pépinières du Pondaillan (33) 5-65-37-83-17, fax. (33) 5-65-32-6—23
Rue du Pondaillan, 46200 Souillac, FRANCE
‘Bournette’, ‘Bouche de Bétizac’, ‘Goujounac’, ‘Précoce Migoule’, ‘Belle’ Epine’, ‘Lara’, ‘Fernor’, ‘Fernor’, ‘Fernette’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Marsol’, ‘Marlhac’, ‘Maraval’, Ferosacre’, 36F to 90F plus shipping and import forms (three year post-entry quarantine)

Pépinières Lavitte (33) 5-59-29-62-54, fax. (33) 5-59-29-10-89
64240 Mendionde, FRANCE
‘Belle Epine’, ‘Bouche Rouge’, ‘Camberoune’, ‘Combale’, Dorée de lyon’, ‘Herria’, ‘Laguépie’, ‘Marron d’Olargues’, ‘Marron de Redon’, ‘Rousse de Nay’, ‘Marron de Goujounac’, ‘Montagne’, ‘Précoce des Vans’, ‘Merle’, ‘Sardonne’, ‘Ederra’, ‘Ipharra’, ‘Marki’, ‘Bouche de Bétizac’, ‘Bournette’, ‘Maridonne’, ‘Marigoule’, ‘Marsol’, ‘Précoce de Migoule’, ‘Vignoles’, $12 plus shipping and import forms (three year post-entry quarantine)

Red Fern Farm 319-729-5905
13882 "I" Ave., Wapello, IA 52653-9449
Chinese chestnut seedlings

Rhora’s Nut Farm and Nursery 905-899-3508
32983 Wills Rd., RR #1
Wainfleet, Ontario, Canada
seedling chestnuts

Sticks and Stones Nursery 931-668-2409
526 Center Hill Rd., McMinnville, TN 37110
"Sweet Hart" seedlings 6 for $30.00, Allegheny chinquapins 6 for $27.00

Superior Trees, Inc., Lee Nursery 904-971-5159
P.O. Box 9325, U.S. 90 East, Lee, Florida 32059
Allegheny chinquapin seedlings, price varies by number ordered

Treessentials Company, 800-248-8239, fax. 612-228-0554
Riverview Station, P.O. Box 7097, St. Paul, MN 55107
tree shelters, solid and mesh

Wexford Soil and Water Conservation District 231-775-7422
7192 East 34 Rd., Cadillac, Michigan 49601
American chestnut seedlings $2.00 to $3.25

Woodlanders, Inc. 803-648-7522
1128 Colleton Ave., Aiken, SC 29801
seedling Chinese chestnuts $12.50, seedling chinquapins, of several species (including type "Herschel"), $25.00 minimum order.


This listing of nurseries is revised each year to include current prices and supplies of chestnut cultivars and seedlings available in the United States.