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The American Chestnut trees can still be found growing in small clusters and  sometimes the groves grow in isolated locations throughout the United States. The remaining groves of American Chestnuts evolved their genetic immunity to the disease that ravaged native trees last century. Very few people today are left that can remember  when their parents gathered many bucket loads of this hardy nut that became part of the American culture. The rediscovered nuts that were planted to form our inventory from the immune remnants of the  American Chestnuts hopefully will reestablish Chestnuts again.

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The world's most famous chestnut tree, the American Chestnut Tree, that grew in early America was the native chestnut which settlers treasured for high quality lumber and the incomparable sweet flavor of the nuts that covered the forest floor. American Chestnuts usually grow in groups of two, but each pod could contain three or more nuts. The leaves of the American Chestnut are long, serrated, and glossy. The chestnut seedling from the American Chestnut tree is easy to sprout and to grow your own trees from the seed.

The chestnut crop of the early American Chestnut Tree almost disappeared from the earth a century ago from a blight. Many grandparents claim that the original American Chestnut, which is today almost extinct was the best nut ever, but few people today can verify this fact by tasting, because the blight that almost exterminated this native tree happened 75 years ago.

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Chestnut April 17, 2015
Reviewer: Joseph Shai from Granville, OH United States  
Very Small Stock.

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American chestnut April 15, 2015
Reviewer: Ronald Biddy from Dallas, GA United States  
they arrived quickly came as bareroot packaged nicely in a box.The directions were a little unclear on how to store before planting so I researched on line

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Under 12" February 17, 2015
Reviewer: Anonymous Person from North Augusta, SC United States  
This was the smallest tree I got, and was disappointed by how small and weak it looked. I hope it comes up well in the spring.

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chestnut trees December 31, 2014
Reviewer: zachary young from woodruff , SC United States  
I'm happy with the trees that I ordered. It surprised me how quickly they arrived! I have planted all of them. I hope they grow and are very fruitful. ;)

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American Chestnut October 9, 2014
Reviewer: Allen Amos from Wilsonville, IL United States  
Nice size and healthy looking roots.

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