Gro-Low Fragrant Sumac
Gro-Low Fragrant Sumac forms a low-growing shrub that makes an excellent groundcover. In spring, fragrant, small yellow flowers emerge on the stem tips. Velvety red fruit follows the flowers and will persist into winter. Leaves are fragrant when crushed. Scarlet to orange fall foliage is stunning! The Gro-Low Sumac spreads by suckers and is excellent for planting in areas where it can naturalize. Plant on hillsides and slopes to prevent erosion. Grows well in poor soil.
Rhus aromatica ‘Gro-Low’ will grow best in Full Sun to Part Shade. It will grow 12-30″ tall with a spread of 6-8′. Plant in zones 3 to 8. Attracts birds and butterflies. 2009 Gold Medal Plant Award Winner. Deer and rabbit resistant. Drought tolerant.
Care & Shipping Notes
Plant in average, well drained soil. Will tolerate clay and rocky soil. No serious insect or disease problems. Leaf spot, rust, scale, aphids and mites may be problems. Prune in early spring to encourage healthy bud growth. Fertilize in fall. NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Also, WE NO LONGER SHIP TO CALIFORNIA due to Department of Ag restrictions on live plants.