Shrub

Rhus aromatica Gro-Low

Gro-Low Fragrant Sumac

  • Totally non-poisonous groundcover
  • Fragrant yellow flowers bloom in April followed by red fruit
  • Flowers are a nectar source for adult butterflies
  • Stunning fall colors of red, yellow and orange
  • Colonizes to form thickets, even in poor soil
  • Erosion control
  • Fast and low growing
  • Drought tolerant once established
  • The berries are relished by birds
  • Deer and frost tolerant

Low-growing and fast spreading, this plant is a perfect low groundcover for banks, groupings, and poor soil areas. Fragrant yellow flowers bloom in April followed by red, pubescent fruit. Showy orange-red fall color. Beautiful fall color with fast compact growth makes an excellent groundcover, perfect for erosion control and steep banks. Deer tolerant, Frost tolerant.

Fragrant
Fragrant
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Partial Shade
Ground Cover
Ground Cover

Characteristics and Attributes