American Chestnut Hybrid (Castanea dentatax mollissima)

American Chestnut Hybrid

Owner: Compton Gardens

Address: 312 N Main Street, Bentonville, AR

County: Benton

Property: Private, with public access.

Bigness Index: 138

Location: (36.37662,-94.20861) On a short paved trail.  The Arkansas Champion Yellowwood is also on the property.  A separate paved trail connects this property to the Crystal Bridges trail system where the Arkansas Champion Blackgum and Eastern White Pine are located.  Four Champion Trees can be viewed on about a 2 mile roundtrip walk.  

In the case of private property, please contact the County AFC Office to ensure viewing is permitted, and to schedule a showing.

The mission of the Arkansas Forestry Commission is to protect Arkansas’s forests, and those who enjoy them, from wildland fire and natural hazards while promoting rural and urban forest health, stewardship, development and conservation for all generations of Arkansans.