NEWS and EVENTS





2/14/2018

Dunstan Chestnut trees will be arriving to select Wal-mart Southern State stores!
AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC, TX.

*Note LA will not receive trees this year.
Wal-mart corporate does not want the LA stores to receive any trees.

You can purchase them from us.
See info below.
Dunstan chestnut trees are expected to arrive to selected Wal-mart stores between February 15th - 23rd.
Select stores are due to receive 3 gallon (2yr old) & 7 gallon (3yr old) Dunstan chestnut trees

Click on Wal-mart link


Tentative shipping to the remaining regions: Central states (March-April), Northern states (April - May)

AR, CT, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, MI, MO, NC, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, TN, VA, WI, WV

Tentative tree varieties to ship to select stores in the spring are: Dunstan chestnut trees, grafted female American persimmons & wildlife pears.

** Note only the Co-op feed dealers will most likely receive grafted female American persimmons and wildlife pears.


The past seasons we have shipped to select Walmart stores, Rural King stores and Co-op Feed dealers stores

If you haven't already joined our email contacts so you can receive email updates on store locations and dates of pending arrivals please do so below.

We will send an email out just prior to shipping to each region and store location.
You can join our email list to receive a list of retail stores and locations

Use the link to plug in the zip code where you will be planting for specific plant zone. USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map


We are taking orders for 1yr old dormant and bareroot Spring 2018 season.

Check the Catalog section of our website to see what tree varieties we will have available to order!


To order older trees contact us directly: CHESTNUT HILL OUTDOORS


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Shipping information for Mail Order Trees. All mail order trees are 1yr old trees and are shipped UPS ground.

We ship our trees via UPS Ground during the Spring and Fall according to your USDA plant Zone and the weather at the time.


Tentative Spring Shipping Schedule *Note all 1yr old trees are shipped bareroot and dormant.

Plant Zones 8-9 in January-February

Plant Zones 7-8 in February-March
Plant Zones 5-6 in late March-April


Tentative Fall Shipping Schedule * Note all 1 yr old trees are shipped non-dormant in a container with leaves. We do not recommend shipping/planting to zone 5 in the fall.

Plant Zones 6 in late September

Plant Zones 7-8 in October
Plant Zones 8-9 in November



How to Plant a Chestnut Tree

Click the following link for detailed step-by-step tutorials on how to plant your new chestnut trees!

Spring Planting Instructions

The Best Food Plot Tree

The American Chestnut was the primary mast tree for wildlife in the eastern U.S., until it was killed by the Chestnut Blight. The blight resistant Dunstan Chestnut makes possible the replanting of the American hardwood forests with the tree that produces more high quality food per acre than oaks or other trees.

Video - R.D. Wallace discusses the Dunstan Chestnut

The Best Food Plot Tree