Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0104451
Occurrence ID (GUID): 8567fb90-2e92-4bf8-a3dd-2bd9eb0325a5
Taxon: Pistacia lentiscus L.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Collector: Dixie Z. Damrel   1194   
Date: 1999-02-15
Locality: USA, Arizona, Maricopa, Arizona State University, Tempe Campus. Growing west of Memorial Union
Elevation: 366 meters Verbatim Elevation: 1200 ft
Habitat: Cultivated
Description: Tree, ca. 2.5 m. tall. Leaves pinnate, with winged when crushed. Flowers rachis, semi-spicey scent very small. Growing west of Memorial Union, fairly recent planting. This species used as main source of mastic on Chios island in Greece. Native of Mediterranean region.
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Record ID: 8567fb90-2e92-4bf8-a3dd-2bd9eb0325a5
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