Growing Pistachios - Knowledgebase Question

St. Charles, MO
Question by almax7
March 8, 1999
I would like to know If it is possible to grow pistachio nut trees here? Where can I find young trees?


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Answer from NGA
March 8, 1999

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Pistacia vera, the Pistachio Nut tree, is too tender to grow in your region. It grows best in the southwestern states where at maturity it becomes a broad, bushy tree about 30' high. Only female trees produce edible nuts.

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