fragrant sumac


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\\ fragrant sumac (RHAR4)

\\ fragrant sumac (RHAR4)

\\ fragrant sumac (RHAR4)

plant details

fragrant sumac


latin name: Rhus aromatica

usda code: RHAR4

alternative name(s): Aromatic sumac, Lemon sumac, Polecat bush


ecotopes class: understory

ecological condition(s): sunny edgeshady woodland

size range: medium – 6-12 ft

habit: shrub

leaf retention: deciduous

light requirement: full sun – part-shade

color signature: purple to yellow foliage in fall, yellow blooms in spring, followed by red berries

native range