Photo Courtesy of Spring Meadow

Rhus aromatica Gro-Low (Fragrant Sumac)

Green foliage turn attractive shades of red, orange and purple in fall on this fragrant shrub. Yellow blooms are followed by red female fruit or male catkins on the same plant. Leaves and twigs are fragrant when bruised. Dense low-growing.

Blooms spring to late summer
2-2.5 ft tall x 6-8 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Drought tolerant
Rabbit resistant


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture