Scientific name: Pistacia vera
Local name: Not known
Taxonomic position (according to Cronquist, 1981)
Habit: A deciduous tree, up to 8m tall
Root: Tap root system
Leaf: Pinnately compound, composed of 3-7 ovate leaflets. The color of leaf is greyish green
Inflorescence: Many small greenish flower are borne laterally on one year old wood.
Flower: Dioecious, they have no petal, but five sepals, male flower have five stamen and female flower has a single, superior ovary.
Fruit: ovoid drupe
- A good quality fruit
- Also used as medicinal purpose