Very glossy leaves with three leaflets.Clusters of hairy red fruit in late summer and early sutumn (on female plants only).Autumn color varies from orange and scarlet to reddish purple.
Full sun to partial shade; moist well drained soils are best, but tolerates some dryness. Prefers acid soils, but tolerates alkaline soils.
(The cultivar 'Gro-Low' is the only fragrant sumac that can be used as a ground cover. The species is actually a shrub that grows up to 6 feet tall.)
4 - 8
Male and female flowers are on separte plants. Fruit will be produced only if a male plant is available to pollinate females.