The Q&A Archives: Chinese Chestnut Tree

Question: I have a chinese chestnut tree.Can you suggest what kind of fertilizer to use on it. It bears nuts,but not as much as in the past.

David Roatenberry

PS: I live in Newport News, Va.

Answer: You can feed your tree with a 10-10-10 fertilizer in the spring. Use in amounts as recommended on the fertilizer label (too much is worse than not enough). Best wishes with your tree!

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