Taxon  Report   6541    
Pistacia atlantica  Desf.
Mt. atlas mastic tree,  Pistachio
Pistacia atlantica, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Genus: Pistacia
Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Pistacia cabulica
More information about  Pistacia atlantica

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Sep 22, 2019).