STAGHORN SUMAC - RHUS TYPHINA

staghorn sumac

Common Name: staghorn sumac

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Family:
 Anacardiaceae
Genus: Rhus
Species: typhina

Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8
Height: 15 to 25 ft
Width: 20 to 30 ft

Description: The staghorn sumac can often be seen along roadways and is easily distinguished in the fall with its bright red foliage and stags. It can be found as a shrub or tree depending on the area and how it has been pruned. It can form large colonies by means of root suckers if left to its own devices.

staghorn sumac twig
staghorn sumac form
staghorn sumac foliage
staghorn sumac early flower
staghorn sumac flower
staghorn sumac bud