Prairie Flameleaf Sumac

Scientific Name Rhus lanceolata
Plant Type Shrub
Mature Height 30'
Plant Spread 20'
Flower Color White
Bloom Time Spring
Character Deciduous
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Water Requirement Low
Wildlife Value Birds, Butterflies
Uses Shrub Borders, Accent
Texas Native Yes
Description A small Texas native tree that grows either single-trunked or suckers to form colonies. Yellow-green flowers bloom in Spring followed by attractive red drupes. Dark glossy Spring and Summer foliage turns brilliant shades of red and orange in Fall.
Prairie Flameleaf Sumac Photo
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