Smooth Sumac

Rhus glabra Sumac

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Rhus glabra
Also known as: Scarlet Sumac

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Product Description

Rhus glabra
Also known as: Scarlet Sumac


Native, deciduous, colony forming shrub producing smooth, hairless shoots and pinnate leaves to 18 inches long, with 15-31 oblong lance-shaped, toothed, glossy, bluish green leaflets, turning rich red in autumn. Best fall color in the South; fire engine red leaves are a real head turner. Wildlife benefits from every part of this plants from food, shelter and it nectar.
Wildlife Benefits: Seeds are favored by birds and small mammals; leaves are browsed by deer.
Ornamental Use with seeds remaining firmly attached over a long period of time. Often used in large decorative arrangement


Yearly Foliage: Deciduous


Hardiness Zone: 5-9


Light: Full Sun (best for fall color)


Mature Growth: 10-20 feet high


Soil: moist, well drained


Blooms: Summer


Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees


Host Plant: Larval Host: Hairstreak butterfly


Plant Size when available: 1 gallon, 2 gallon

Additional Information

Size

1 Gallon, 2 Gallon

WE ONLY SHIP to the following states due to agriculture restriction & quarantine rules.
AL, AK, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, VA, WV & WI