Strawberry tree: How to grow
All three species grow wild ... that strawberry trees are ericaceous. Often members of this family require acid soil, but these are lime-tolerant and chalk friendly. However, a lovely American species with a wonderful red-brown and pistachio-green trunk ...
Growing pistachios in the Tucson area
If you want to try your hand at growing your own pistachios ... The ornamental pistachio turns bright orange and red in the fall. Nut tree forms do not. Pistachios require both male and female trees to produce, so you can’t get away with planting ...
California Seeing Brown Where Green Used to Be
With California facing its worst drought in modern history ... Many farmers have traded vegetable row crops for trees growing almonds and pistachios, which are more profitable but require water year-round. Like many farms here, Clark Brothers abandoned ...
Pistachios rarely fruit in Valley
Question: I was wondering if pistachio trees could be grown in the Phoenix area? I can think of nothing better than having homegrown pistachios. Answer: Ever visit the high desert of southern Arizona? Pistachios grow well there. Although they grow in arid ...
Pistachio, sweet gum trees do best in Brazos Valley to add fall color
All things considered, pistachios are one of our highest rated shade trees for big parts of Texas ... and now our bermudagrass is dying because of the shade. I do not want to grow groundcover. I have heard that zoysias tolerate shade.