Taxon  Report   6542    
Pistacia chinensis  Bunge
Chinese pistache,  Chinese pistachio
Pistacia chinensis
© 2012 Ron Vanderhoff
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Pistacia chinensis
© 2016 Zoya Akulova
Pistacia chinensis
© 2012 Ron Vanderhoff
Pistacia chinensis, a dicot, is a tree that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Pistacia chinensis
© 2018 Thomas Reyes
Genus: Pistacia
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

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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: Jan 21, 2019).