Book of Mediterranean Trees, Shrubs and Climbers
Pistacia lentiscus Mastic
Pistacia lentiscus (also mastic; Greek: μαστίχα mastíkha ) is a dioecious
evergreen shrub or small tree of the pistacio genus growing up to 4 m (13 ft) tall which
is cultivated for its aromatic resin, mainly on the Greek island of Chios.