Frost Tolerance: Hardy to 10°F (-12°C)
Heat Tolerance: Suffering from heat in Phoenix
Sun Exposure: Full sun
Growth Habits: Deciduous tree, growing slowly to 30 feet tall and wide (9 m)
Watering Needs: Established tree can do without much water
Propagation: Budding of selected varieties, seeds don't allow you to find out the sex of the tree.
Fruiting Habits:The Pistachio is dioecious, meaning that there are female trees and male trees. The fruits appear on female tree only if there are male trees in the vicinity.
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