Rhus copallina var. latifolia 'Morton' - Prairie Flame™ Shining Sumac

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Rhus copallina var. latifolia 'Morton'

Prairie Flame™ Shining Sumac

A lower growing and more compact male selection of the native species. Dark green glossy foliage becomes bright scarlet red in autumn. Non-fruiting.

Ideal for naturalizing; colonizes rapidly.
Attributes & Uses
Drought Tolerant
Erosion Control
Naturalizing
Roof Garden
Urban Tolerant
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Exposure
Full sun
Fall Foliage Color
Red Hues
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Running
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Average

Height

5-7 Feet

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Spread

3-4 Feet

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USDA Hardiness Zone 5-7

Good Companions
Acer ginnala 'Flame'
Flame Amur Maple
Acer ginnala
Buddleia davidii 'Peakeep'
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Giant Chinese Silver Grass
Miscanthus giganteus