Book of Mediterranean Trees, Shrubs and Climbers


Pistacia terebinthus  Turpentine Tree
Family Anacardiaceae
Genus Pistacia    
Species terebinthus   
Properties tree
Pistacia terebinthus, known commonly as terebinth and turpentine tree, is a species of Pistacia, native to the Canary Islands, and the Mediterranean region from the western regions of Morocco, and Portugal to Greece, western and southeast Turkey. In the eastern shores of the Mediterranean sea – Syria, Lebanon and Israel – a similar species, Pistacia palaestina, fills the same ecological niche as this species and is also known as terebinth.
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