Rhus glabra (smooth sumac)

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Key Characteristics

  • Many-stemmed, clonal shrub or small tree
  • Leaves compound, 11-31 leaflets, turning a striking orange, scarlet, crimson, or purple in autumn
  • Twigs stout, glabrous, greenish to red, and covered with a waxy bloom

Sourced from page 291 of "Michigan Trees"


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