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Chinese Pistache

Chinese Pistache

Regular price $95.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $95.00 USD
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Plant Type: tree
Plant Height: 25-35 feet
Spread: 25-35 feet
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Sun Exposure: Full Sun


Chinese Pistache is a deciduous tree, highly valued in landscaping for its attractive foliage, rounded canopy, and especially its vibrant fall color. Native to China and Taiwan, it has gained popularity in various regions for its adaptability and ornamental value.

One of the most notable features of the Chinese Pistache is its fall foliage. The leaves turn brilliant shades of orange, red, and yellow, creating a spectacular display that makes this tree a favorite for adding autumn interest to landscapes.

In addition to its stunning fall color, Chinese Pistache has a well-formed, rounded canopy that provides ample shade in the summer. The tree's leaves are pinnately compound, adding a fine texture to the landscape. It also produces small, inconspicuous flowers, followed by small, blueish-purple fruits on female trees.

Chinese Pistache is an adaptable and hardy tree, tolerant of a variety of soil types, including poor and compacted soils. It's also drought-tolerant once established, making it a great choice for water-wise landscaping and urban environments.

This tree is often used as a street tree, in parks, and in residential landscapes. Its moderate size and attractive form make it suitable for a wide range of settings. It's also relatively free from major pest and disease problems, adding to its appeal as a low-maintenance landscaping option.

Overall, the Chinese Pistache is appreciated for its stunning autumn foliage, shade-providing canopy, and adaptability to various growing conditions. Its ability to thrive in challenging environments and provide year-round interest makes it a valuable addition to both public and private landscapes.

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