Chinese Pistachio Tree

Chinese Pistachio Tree

Chinese Pistachio Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Pistacia chinensis
Hardiness Zones:   7 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; prefers moist, well drained soil but tolerates a wide range of soils (poor, dry)
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Oval; rounded; main branches may be upright to arching
Height:   25 to 40'
Weight:   25 to 35'
Leaf:   Alternate, compound even pinnate leaves; excellent red, yellow, or orange fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Small greenish flowers; blue/red fruit on female trees
Comments:    Drought tolerant; easy to transplant; male and female trees; modest exfoliating
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Bark