Littleleaf Sumac

Littleleaf Sumac-00


Sumac Family : Anacardiaceae

Latin Name : Rhus microphylla
Longevity : Perennial
Season : Warm
Origin : Native
Value :
Wildlife – good
Livestock – fair

Remarks :

Other common names, “Desert sumac”, ” Scrub sumac”, “Small leaved sumac”. This heavily branched deciduous shrub stands 3 to 10 feet tall. Produces fruit from May to July. Leaves are browsed by deer, small mammals and occasionally by livestock. The fruit is consumed by quail, turkey and several other species of birds and small mammals. Provides good cover for wildlife. Adapted to dry, rocky hillsides or gravelly mesas at altitudes of 2,000 to 6,000 feet.


Additional information

Weight 1 lbs