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Commonly known as Sumach


Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - or evergreen trees and shrubs
  • Full sun
  • Caution, toxic if eaten - Do not eat these plants.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - grown for their attractive leaves and autumn colour.
  • Pests & Diseases - coral spot
  • Place of origin - North America, South Africa, eastern Asia, northeastern Australia
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
Rhus - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of RHUS

RHUS chinensis

RHUS chinensis  >

Commonly known as: Chinese gall, Chinese sumach, Nutgall tree.
Large shrub or small tree. Panicles of creamy white flowers. Not noted for autumn colour
£25.00 each

RHUS glabra

RHUS glabra  >

Commonly known as: Scarlet sumach, Smooth sumach.
pinnate leaves turn to red and orange-yellow in autumn. Panicles of scarlet fruits
£22.00 each

RHUS glabra 'Laciniata'

RHUS glabra 'Laciniata'  >

Commonly known as: Smooth sumach.
Fern-like leaves turning orange, yellow and red in autumn
£22.00 each

RHUS typhina

RHUS typhina  >

Commonly known as: Stag's horn sumach.
flat topped small tree, excellent autumn colour will eventually sucker to form a large clump
£22.00 each

RHUS typhina 'Dissecta'  AWARD

RHUS typhina 'Dissecta'  >

Commonly known as: Stag's horn sumach.
Feathery foliage, good autumn colour
£22.00 each

RHUS typhina 'Tiger Eyes'  AWARD

RHUS typhina 'Tiger Eyes'  >

Commonly known as: Sumach.
Exceptional changing leaf colour. Yellow in summer with orange and scarlet tones in autumn
£25.00 each
Large £50.00 each

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