fragrant sumac


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Related to fragrant sumac: Rhus aromatica
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Noun1.fragrant sumac - sweet-scented sumac of eastern America having ternate leaves and yellowish-green flowers in spikes resembling catkins followed by red hairy fruits
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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Some native shrubs that are good for these birds are nannyberry (Viburnum lentago), fragrant sumac (Rhus aromatica), winged sumac (Rhus copallinum), Northern spicebush (Lindera benzoin), common winterberry (Ilex verticillata), red bearberry (Arctostaphylos uva-ursi), American hazelnut (Corylus americana) and American witch hazel (Hamamelis virginiana).
Nine taxa received "excellent" ratings for their overall performance and survivability, including Pussytoes, calamints, Green Sargent Juniper, three types of phlox (Apple Blossom, Emerald Blue, and Snowflake), a fragrant sumac called Gro-Low, and two varieties of prairie dropseed.
'Gro-low' sumac (Rhus aromatica 'Gro-low') is a selection of fragrant sumac that grows 2 feet tall with a spread up to 8 feet.