Tiger Eyes Sumac
Tiger Eyes Sumac is a great variation of the common sumac. It features striking yellow foliage that is a stunning addition to the landscape. New leaves emerge chartruese-green, and change to a brilliant golden yellow as they mature. Foliage may take on scarlet, orange coloring in the fall. There are very small, insignificant yellow-green flowers early in the summer. Makes a wonderful dense shrub or hedge. Will colonize by suckers, but is not generally aggressive as are others of the species. Common name: staghorn sumac. Great as a hedge or accent plant.
Rhus typhina ‘Baitiger’ grows best in Full Sun. It will grow 6-8′ tall with a similar spread. Plant in zones 4 to 8. Attracts birds. Deer resistant. Tolerates black walnuts. Tiger Eyes is a whole plant mutation of R. typhina ‘Laciniata’ that was discovered in July of 1985. Can be used on slopes to control erosion.
Care & Shipping Notes
NOT AVAILABLE FOR SALE IN THESE US STATES AND TERRITORIES: AK, HI, GM, PR, VI. Due to Department of Agriculture regulations, we cannot send plants to California. Our products will ship with USPS, FedEx or UPS. They should take 2 to 3 days to reach most areas that we ship to. All of our plants will be shipped out within 7 to 10 business days, with certain exceptions.