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Rhus microphylla

Rhus microphylla
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Rhus microphylla (Littleleaf Sumac) is a very xeric native shrub with bird attracting fruit and nice fall foliage. Drought resistant/drought tolerant plant (xeric).
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Botanical Name
Rhus microphylla
Growing Zones
Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9, Zone 10
Soil Moisture
Very Waterwise
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Mature Height
48-72" tall
Bloom Time
Mid to late spring


48-72" tall x 48-92" wide. Rhus microphylla (Littleleaf Sumac) is very xeric native shrub that provides early season nectar for native bees, colorful red berries eaten by songbirds and a wonderful fine textured, bright green foliage during the growing season. It grows in most any soil and thrives in heat and sun. Native to portions of TX, NM and AZ as well as northern MX.