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Rhus copallinum

Winged Sumac

Description:

Mid size shrub with slightly pubescent stems. Striking rich, red fall color. 20 to 30 feet. Likes well-drained, dry soils. Semi shade.

Plant Overview:

Other Common Names:Shining Sumac, Flameleaf Sumac
Plant Family:Anacardiaceae
Plant Type:Shrubs/Subshrub, Trees
Plant Duration:Perennial
Attracts Pollinators and Wildlife:Bees, Birds
Bloom Time:Late July to early September
Fruit Timing:Late August to late October
Global and State Rank:G5, SNR
Commercially available landscape plant?No
Soil Characteristics:
Soil Type:Clay, Loam, Sandy
Soil Moisture:Dry
Soil pH:Acidic, Slightly Acidic, Neutral
Light Needs:
Opitmal Light:Partial shade
Light Range:Partial Shade
Water Needs of Plant:
Soil Moisture:Dry

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