Pistachio Trees

My female pistachio trees have sprouted male branches is this normal. Should I cut them off?

Zone Las Vegas NV 89146 | mmartin610 added on June 1, 2019 | Answered

One is half way up the trunk. I do not have a male tree in my yard.

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Answered on June 1, 2019

These trees will either be only male, or only female. I can't see a male branch, but I do see what looks like another tree growing right beside the tree. You may want to get rid of this before it takes from the health of your tree.

Please include a close up photo of the male flowered branch.

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