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Chestnut Aesculus indica Sidney Pearce

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Temperatures ChestnutSole pieno
With a particularly windy climate we suggest securing young trees to long solid stakes, to avoid that the wind could bare young and not very developed roots; specimens which are only a few years old might fear intense cold and wind. Plant which needs at least a few hours a day of sunlight.We suggest growing the The Chestnut outdoors year round, as they don't fear cold weather.

Feed Chestnut
Tree fertilization should be done at the beginning of the spring or of autumn, using humus or mature manure; this should be done by mixing a few buckets of fertilizer to the ground, around the trunk of the tree, every 2-3 years or when the tree implanted.

Care Chestnut
These plants have an erect development; in the lower part they usually show a bare stem, while towards the top they widen to form the crown. The Chestnut develops in an erect manner and, as the years go by, becomes a tree. The Chestnut is medium in size and 12 m in height; in the summer it assumes a pinkwhite colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.

Irrigation ChestnutTenere asciutto
Watering takes place only when the soil has been dry for days, usually every 4-5 weeks can be enough; if the climate is particularly hot we can slightly intensify the irrigations, using 1-2 buckets of water . We advise watering the young specimens, or the recently sheltered ones; the adult specimens usually are satisfied with rain water.

Adversity Chestnut
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.

Substrate Chestnut
Grow these plants in a dissolved and deep, but well drained soil.

Climate
peat
sand
Soil
Pumice
Bark
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alpine
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continental
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mediterranean
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This page concerns the weather continental it is possible to choose another climate area continental mediterranean

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