• slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide
  • slide

Fragrant Sumac

Botanical Name
Rhus aromatica
Hardiness
Zones 3 to 9
Height
2 to 6 feet
Width
6 to 10 feet
Flowers
April to March: yellowish female flowers, male catkins
Fruit
Red fuzzy drupes (female plants only)
Light
Full sun to mostly shade
Soil
Moist, well-drained, adaptable
Planting & Care
  • Easily transplanted from container
  • Late leaf out
  • Salt tolerant
  • Fragrant foliage
Problems
None serious
Varieties
  • Gro-low - 2' female cultivar that spreads 6-8', glossier leaves than the species, good groundcover

Related Content

Upcoming Appearances
 

June 6, 2020
Ebert's Greenhouse Village
Ixonia, WI

June 9, 2020
Milwaukee Public Library
Virtual Gardening Seminar

Online

Learn More

Book an Appearance

Learn More

Win 3 bags of Wool Pellets and reduce the need to water your container gardens by 25%

ENTER NOW