Smooth Sumac - Rhus glabra

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Native to North America from southern Quebec to southern BC, this species has a spreading, upright habit growing up to 3m tall. The long, serrated leaves turn to a scarlet in the fall. Tiny green flowers appear in spring followed by cremson berries.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Erosion Control
Mass Planting
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Edible
Modern
Traditional
Light Needs: 
Full Sun
Plant Types: 
Height: 
5-10'
Spread: 
5-10'
Flower Seasons: 
Summer
Special Features: 
Attractive Foliage
Edible
Fall Colour
Growth Habits: 
Upright
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 3
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Water regularly until well established. Drought tolerant and of most soil conditions. Feed in spring just before new growth begins with an all purpose fertilizer. Prune broken or damaged limbs. 

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