Staghorn Sumac

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Bloom Season
Height At Maturity
Under 20 Feet
November Through April
Sun And Shade,
Border Plants, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Border Plants, Drought Tolerant Plants,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Planting Zones 4-8
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We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships November through April


Staghorn Sumac grows well in USDA zones 3 to 9, can reach 10 feet, and spreads about 8-10 feet

Smooth to the touch, this tree is beautiful and easy to maintain. This tree will grow in full sun to part shade and appreciate some water, but not too much.

These trees make a great addition to any garden, as well as a delicious ingredient for culinary and craft projects. It grows well in USDA zones 3 to 9, can reach 10 feet (3.048 m), and spreads about 8-10 feet (2.438 m).

They are a tremendously versatile plant, taking on various forms throughout its life span. The young shoots that grow in the spring are edible like radish. The plant prefers partial shade to full sun and likes moisture. It is also great for erosion control if planted along a stream bank or drainage ditch.

Staghorn Sumac thrives in damp soil, producing an attractive red tart fruit and vibrant fall foliage

Staghorn is versatile plants that add dramatic vertical interest to landscaping, gardens, and planting beds.

This plant is a deciduous shrub that grows to 8–10 feet (2.5–3.0 m) tall and wide. It is noted for the peculiar antler-like form of its branches and its reddish-barked stems. The leaves are composed of numerous leaflets, each leaflet 4–8 centimeters (1.6–3.1 in) long, fuzzy on both sides, green above and white below. The leaflets resemble a deer's horn, and clusters near the branches' ends resemble a set of antlers; this feature gives the plant its common names.

A typical garden shrub, staghorn sumac, thrives in damp soil, producing an attractive red tart fruit and vibrant fall foliage; The shrub is valued for its attractive fruit clustered into dense spikes attractive to wildlife. Staghorn sumac is a fast grower able to sprout new stems from its base after cutting. It has been used to re-establish native plant communities in urban areas that have been disrupted by human activity.

A versatile landscape plant in warmer zones, it is grown for its brilliant fall color and drought tolerance. Its new foliage provides a colorful contrast with the previous season's old dark reddish-brown bark in the spring.

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