Keith Davey Chinese Pistache
Pistacia chinensis 'Keith Davey'
Water regularly - weekly; less once established, more in extreme heat.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
2945 New Center Point Colorado Springs CO 80922
- Harding Nursery, Inc.
721 N. Powers Blvd. Colorado Springs CO 80915
4880 N Nevada Avenue Colorado Springs CO 80918
4252 Royal Pine Drive Colorado Springs CO 80920
|Botanical Pronunciation||piss-TAY-shee-uh chi-NEN-sis|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 25 to 40 ft. tall, developing a crown 25 to 35 ft wide.|
|Bloom Time||Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.|
|Design Ideas||A favorite specimen tree for spectacular fall foliage! Branches form a nicely shaped, umbrella-like crown of lustrous, pinnately divided foliage that turns brilliant orange-crimson to scarlet as autumn progresses. This non-fruiting male cultivar is an excellent choice as a shade tree for landscapes, or for use as a street tree. Drought tolerant when established.|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Firescaping/Firewise, Specimen, Shade Tree, Coastal Exposure|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Fall Color, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Tolerates Alkaline Soil, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Tolerates Urban Pollution|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly; less once established, more in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Flowering Pear (Pyrus calleryana); Cotoneaster (Cotoneaster); Switch Grass (Panicum); Abelia (Abelia); Heavenly Bamboo (Nandina)|
Thrives in deep, fertile, well-drained soils, but highly adaptable to a range of soil types and pH. Water deeply, regularly during first few growing seasons to establish an extensive root system. Tolerates drought when established; provide supplemental water in extreme, dry heat. Prune for structure and shape and fertilize in late winter.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9