Prairie Flame Sumac

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Colonizing Bright Red Autumn Color

Sumac - Prairie Flame Shining, Rhus copallina var. latifolia 'Morton', has attractive glossy dark green foliage with creamy white blooms in summer.

Prairie Flame develops into a compact, multi-stemmed shrub that is drought tolerant, and it does especially well in dry and rocky soil, and grows best in full sun.

This Shining Sumac has outstanding showy red orange fall color, is a non-fruiting male clone, and is drought tolerant.

It thrives with neglect. You can use it to colonize banks, hillsides and rocky areas. It suckers vigorously to form thickets and excellent for naturalizing.

It makes an attractive specimen, hedge or background plant and is an important food source for bees, mammals, and birds.

*Drought Tolerant

*Attracts Wildlife

*Brilliant Fall Color


Prairie Flame Sumac Is Suited to Grow in Zones 4-8
Growing Zones 4-8
More Information
Brand Nature Hills Nursery
Botanical Name Rhus copallina var. latifolia 'Morton'
Foliage Green
Mature Height 5-6 feet
Mature Spread 4-6 feet
Soil Type Widely Adaptable, Well Drained
Sun Exposure Full Sun, Partial Sun
Flower Color White