Rhus typhina

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Noun1.Rhus typhina - deciduous shrubby tree or eastern North America with compound leaves that turn brilliant red in fall and dense panicles of greenish yellow flowers followed by crimson acidic berriesRhus typhina - deciduous shrubby tree or eastern North America with compound leaves that turn brilliant red in fall and dense panicles of greenish yellow flowers followed by crimson acidic 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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Stag's-horn Sumach (right), so called because of the conspicuous spiky, crimson-coloured, hairy fruits that adorn the ends of the branches from autumn onwards, is one of the best garden plants for putting on a show.