Pistacia chinensis 'Keith Davey' available May 2019

Keith Davey Chinese Pistache

Keith Davey is a male selection of Chinese Pistache, chosen for its fall color. In the nursery it has grown a little more slowly than a typical Pistache and tends to have a nice compact habit of growth. Summer foliage is bullet proof. Shiny leaflets on pinnately compound leaves.

Category: Medium shade tree; deciduous
Hardiness: 6 to 9
Fall Color: Red or orange red
Fruit: Fruitless variety
Bark: Tan gray when young, eventually flakey blocks
Texture: Fine
Shape: Round
Mature Size: 35' tall by 30' wide
Growth Rate: Medium
Adaptability: Drought, pH, compaction
Native Habitat: China to Philippines