Sumac

Sumac is another showy shrub that is grown for its stunning fall foliage, though it also flowers and produces small red berries in well-known spikes. It's a hardy plant and tends to spread quickly. It prefers sun and can tolerate a variety of soils. Birds love the berries!

 

*Please note that the list is not current - it is a generalized list of our selection. Selection changes based on sales  and seasonal availability. If you're looking to request a specific sumac, please call the store.*

 


 

Grow-low Sumac

Requirements: Full sun to part shade. 
 
Size: 2 m W x 1 m H
 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4. 
 
Bloom-time: N/A
 
Description: Low spreading form with with glossy green foliage. Bright red, purple, and orange foliage in the fall. 

Staghorn Sumac

Requirements: Full sun to part shade, well-drained soil.


Size: 2 m W x 2.5 m W

 
Zones: Hardy to zone 3.


Bloom-time: N/A


Description: Rapid growth forming a small colony. Native shrub suitable for a quick screen and naturalizing. Bright red, orange and purple in the fall. 

 

Tiger Eyes Sumac

Requirements: Full sun, well-drained soil. 


Size: 6 ft W x 6 ft H

 
Zones: Hardy to zone 4. 


Bloom-time: N/A


Description: This showy plant can be used as an accent or in mass plantings. The bright golden-yellow, finely divided foliage turns a beautiful yellow, orange and red in the fall. Forms a wide-spreading shape at maturity.