Pistachio Tree Climate Zones and Growing Conditions
Nuts for nuts but not crazy for calories? Grow pistachios for a continuing supply of nutrition-packed nuts with a reasonable 160 calories per ounce. Given the right USDA zone, climate and growing conditions, pistachio trees produce up to 50 pounds of nuts per crop. We examine where and how low-maintenance pistachios grow and whether they’ll thrive in your part of the world.