Rhus typhina L.

Common name

English: Staghorn Sumac

German: Essigbaum


Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Sapindales (66)

        Family: Anacardiaceae (18) (family description)

          Genus: Rhus (5)

           Epithet: typhina L. (1)

Synonyms: Rhus hirta (L.) Sudw., Schmaltzia hirta (L.) Small

hirta => with short or fairly stiff hairs, hairy but shorter than hirsute


Climate: temperate

Habit: tree, arborescent

Flower colour: green, red, yellow

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