Connecticut Plants
Smooth Sumac
Rhus glabra L.
  • Family: cashew (Anacardiaceae)
  • Habitat: old fields, roadsides, edges of woods
  • Height: up to 20 feet
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch wide
  • Flower color: yellow-green
  • Flowering time: June to July
  • Origin: native

A branch of smooth sumac in flower, photographed in late July in Middlesex County.


Fruits of smooth sumac, photographed in early August in New London County.