Flame Leaf Sumac

SKU-25254B0D
$28.99
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Bloom Season
Spring,
Color
Green,
Height At Maturity
Under 20 Feet
Categories
Shrubs
Ships
November Through April
Exposure
Sun And Shade,
Usage
Border Plants, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Usage
Border Plants, Drought Tolerant Plants,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
Zone
4, 5, 6, 7, 8,
grow-zone
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

Description

Flame Leaf Sumac produces red berries from late summer through early fall

Flame leaf sumac is a native North American shrub that produces red berries from late summer through early fall.

 

 In the Northeast United States, flame leaf sumac grows in dry to moist soils and slightly acidic soil conditions. The dense branches form a spreading crown and can reach up to 13 feet with a similar spread.

 Flame Leaf Sumac foliage changes color in the fall, producing red leaves that turn yellow before falling off the branches

 

Flame Leaf Sumac Shrub, Flowers

 

 Flame leaf sumac produces tiny yellow flowers from late spring through early summer. These blossoms give way to clusters of red berries that ripen and change color throughout the summer months. The foliage of the flame leaf sumac changes color in the fall, producing red leaves that turn yellow before falling off the branches.

 

Flame Leaf Sumac Shrub, Leaves & Twigs

 

 The foliage of this shrub has a fine texture and makes an attractive landscaping feature by itself or when used as a border or edge plant. 

 

Flame Leaf Sumac Shrub, Seeds & Berries

 

 The berries of the flame leaf sumac are edible and can be used in jellies, preserves, or to make wine. This plant is considered the "red-headed cousin" of the more common staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina), which has similar fruit but lacks the delicate reddish foliage of flame leaf sumac.

 

 The flame leaf sumac is a specimen shrub that needs room to spread and can be used in ornamental borders, mass plantings, or naturalized areas. This relative of the mango tree (Mangifera indica) gets its name from the red clusters of berries that quickly change from green to orange-red and finally to a glossy dark red as they ripen.

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