Smooth Sumac

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Smooth Sumac

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$11.95

Smooth Sumac (Rhus glabra) is a striking plant, known for its fern-like leaves and conical clusters of red berries. This fast-growing shrub adds a touch of wild beauty to gardens, with its brilliant fall colors and architectural form. Its berries are a favorite among birds, enhancing garden biodiversity.

1-2′ Bareroot Seedling

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Environmental Requirements

Cold Tolerance: USDA Zone 3-9
Soil pH: 5.5-7.0
Soil Type: Well-drained
Water Requirements: Moderate, drought-tolerant
Sunlight Requirements: Full sun to partial shade
Drought Tolerance: High
Heat Tolerance: Moderate
Chilling Hours: None

Size and Spacing

Plant Size: 10-15′ tall, 10-15′ wide
Plant Spacing: 10-15′ apart
Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Rootstock: From Seed

Pollination and Flowering

Pollination Requirements: Cross-pollination required
Pollination Mechanisms: Insects (bees)
Bloom Time: June-July
Flower Color: Greenish-white

Fruit Characteristics

Fruit (drupe) Size: 1/4″
Fruit (drupe) Flavor: Sour
Fruit (drupe) Color and Appearance Red, smooth
Harvest Time: September-October
Yield & Storage: Low, store in a cool, dry place

Disease and Pest Susceptibility

Additional Plant Characteristics

Growth Habit: Upright, spreading
Foliage Color: Green
Fall Color: Reddish-purple
Lifespan: 10-20 years

Additional Information

Toxicity: Non-toxic
Invasive Potential: Low
Native Range: Native to North America
Nitrogen Fixing: No

Smooth Sumac

$11.95

In stock