staghorn sumac

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Synonyms for staghorn sumac

deciduous shrubby tree or eastern North America with compound leaves that turn brilliant red in fall and dense panicles of greenish yellow flowers followed by crimson acidic berries

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Fruits and seeds of five food resources were collected during autumn 2005 and autumn 2008: flowering dogwood (Comus florida), Chinese privet (Ligustrum sinense), water oak (Quercus nigra), white oak (Quercus alba), and staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina).
The beds are planted with many species of stonecrops, hens and chicks, horsetails, and chives, interspersed with young, mostly native, trees, including serviceberry, yellow wood, trembling aspen, and staghorn sumac.
In a small space, pot a Japanese maple or staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina) in a large container.
Staghorn sumac fruits heavily, yet most new plants grow from underground runners.
The marsh is also home to several freshwater ponds, as well as staghorn sumac and black cherry trees, providing and important source of food for a wide variety of birds and mammals.
Let's face it--if you're Senator Joe or Jane American and you're being petitioned by Harry or Hortense Hippie to save some stand of staghorn sumac rather than do business with a wining, dining, perk-providing superconstruction conglomerate, you're probably going to say, "So long, sumac
My plan was to whittle myself a wooden whistle using a piece of staghorn sumac branch--as I had seen diagrammed in an old and dog-eared "Boy's Project" book.
Most often seen is staghorn sumac (not poisonous) with clusters of red fruits coating terminal shoots.
We found purslane, stinging nettle, milkweed, and have a rather large staghorn sumac tree.
During the dead of winter, staghorn sumac is another woody plant deer feed upon heavily.