Pistacia chinensis

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  • Small to medium sized round headed tree with spectacular autumn colours of yellow, orange and red.
  • Able to withstand harsh conditions and also poor quality soils.


  • An outstanding specimen tree for lawns and gardens.
  • Suitable for street planting as it can cope with drought once established.

Growing Conditions

  • Very frost hardy.
  • Moderately tolerant of wind and coastal conditions.
  • Copes with very dry to moist soil conditions.
  • Full sun to partial shade.


Height Width
5 year old tree 3.0m 2.5m
10 year old tree 6.0m 5.0m
Country of Origin:   China

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