Nuts Fact Sheets: Chestnuts


Subject:
Crops , Plants , Beans, Grains, Nuts, & Seeds , Chestnuts , Trees , Nuts

Description:
Collection of essays about growing chestnut trees in the U.S. Includes essays on a history of the introduction of foreign chestnut trees to the U.S. mainly in the 19th century, how to distinguish American chestnut trees from other chestnuts within the original native range, the spread of the chestnut blight fungus in the early 20th century, and growing chestnuts from seeds. From the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station.

Publisher:
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.ct.gov/caes/cwp/view.asp?a=2826&q=378168


PID= res:lii-19885