smooth sumac


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Related to smooth sumac: staghorn sumac, sumach, Rhus typhina
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Noun1.smooth sumac - common nonpoisonous shrub of eastern North America with waxy compound leaves and green paniculate flowers followed by red berriessmooth sumac - common nonpoisonous shrub of eastern North America with waxy compound leaves and green paniculate flowers followed by red berries
shumac, sumach, sumac - a shrub or tree of the genus Rhus (usually limited to the non-poisonous members of the genus)
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Smooth Sumac, Rhus glabra, Winged Sumac, Rhus copallinum, and Staghorn Sumac, Rhus hirta, can all be found in Mississippi, and the dazzling red foliage of this large shrub in the fall will stop traffic.
Some tree species suitable for planting beneath power lines include Redbud, Dogwood, Crabapple, Washington Hawthorne, Eastern Rosebud, Star Magnolia and the Smooth Sumac.
Visitors can check out smooth sumac, whose bark was used by Native Americans, and cast a watchful eye for the honeylocust and honey mesquite's numerous thorns.