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.
''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.