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Staghorn Sumac - Rhus typhina This species of sumac has a tan, midrib stem and tightly clustered, fuzzy berries.  The flowers appear as yellowish green, conical clusters in early summer, which give way to berries. The berries are tart and are often used to make sumacade and pies.<br />
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Spotted growing on the edge of a mixed forest. Geotagged,Rhus typhina,Staghorn Sumac tree,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge

Staghorn Sumac - Rhus typhina

This species of sumac has a tan, midrib stem and tightly clustered, fuzzy berries. The flowers appear as yellowish green, conical clusters in early summer, which give way to berries. The berries are tart and are often used to make sumacade and pies.

Spotted growing on the edge of a mixed forest.

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''Rhus typhina'' syn. ''R. hirta'' is a species of flowering plant in the family Anacardiaceae, native to eastern North America. It is primarily found in Southeastern Canada, the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and the Appalachian Mountains, but is widely cultivated as an ornamental throughout the temperate world.

Similar species: Sapindales
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Jul 18, 2018. Captured Jun 24, 2018 09:55 in 80 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 80D
  • f/5.0
  • 1/395s
  • ISO100
  • 100mm