TIGER EYES® CUTLEAF STAGHORN SUMAC - RHUS TYPHINA 'BAILTIGER'

Common Name: Tiger Eyes® cutleaf staghorn sumac

Scientific Name: 
Family: Anacardiaceae
Genus: Rhus
Species: typhina 'Bailtiger'

Hardiness Zone: 4 to 8
Height: 3 to 6 ft
Width: 3 to 6 ft

Description: 

Tiger Eyes® cutleaf staghorn sumac is a cultivar of staghorn sumac (R. typhina). It is smaller than staghorn sumac, reaching 6 ft tall and wide. The foliage is a bright yellow-chartreuse, turning orange and scarlet in the autumn. It can form large colonies by root suckers, but less so than other sumacs. Some minor pests and diseases include: mites, aphids, caterpillars, rusts, cankers, and powdery mildew. It is tolerant of poor soils, poor drainage, and urban conditions. 

References:

Accessed online. http://www.missouribotanicalgarden.org/PlantFinder/PlantFinderDetails.aspx?kempercode=c861. 19 July 2019

Accessed online. http://www.firsteditionsplants.com/tiger-eyes-cutleaf-staghorn-sumac. 19 July 2019

Accessed online. https://gardendesigneye.com/2011/11/02/hot-trees-and-shrubs-for-autumn-colour/. 29 July 2019

Tiger Eyes sumac foliage
Tiger Eyes sumac form