About Chinese Chestnut
Chinese Chestnut is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is isn’t challenging to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
Chinese Chestnut likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
Chinese Chestnut belongs to the Castanea genus, and is native to China to North Korea.
How to care for Chinese Chestnut
Chinese Chestnut needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
Chinese Chestnut love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
Chinese Chestnut does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Chinese Chestnut in your home 🏡.
Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Chinese Chestnut after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.