Castanea sativa - Emerald Green Gem Chestnut Tree

Castanea sativa - Emerald Green Gem Chestnut Tree is from Emerald Lake in the Dandenong region. It is a beautiful spreading tree that is almost weeping in habit. Very prolific, tends to bear heavily which greatly influences nut size. Castanea sativa - Emerald Green Gem Chestnut Tree is a distinctive orange-tan coloured nut without stripes. Needs to be cross pollinated with another variety.

Maturity:  Late March to Late April

Height: 8-10 metres. (Tends to reach its minimum height in an urban environment.) 

Width: 10 metres.

Foliage: Castanea sativa - Emerald Green Gem Chestnut Tree has glossy green, serrate, oblong-lanceolate leaves.

Flower:  Greenish white, up to 20cm long, upright spikes, strongly scented.

Autumn colour: Bronze yellow
Tolerances: Prefers well drained, acid soils. Intollerant of overly wet sites. Very low maintenance.

Landscape use: Castanea sativa - Emerald Green Gem Chestnut Tree is suitable as specimen and shade tree in gardens, driveways and avenues.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm.

Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

Email Us:
Blerick Tree Farm 
Open 7 days
9am-5pm Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm Sat-Sun

55 McDougal Road, Neerim South VIC 3831
Ph: 03 56281507
Mobile: 0417 535 917