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Rhus typhina ‘Bailtiger’

 

Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderSapindalesIncludes citrus; maples, horse-chestnuts, lychees and rambutans; mangos and cashews; frankincense and myrrh; mahogany and neem
FamilyAnacardiaceaeCashew or sumac family
GenusRhusFrom Greek rhous, ancient name for sumac
SpeciestyphinaFrom Linnaeus’ and Ericus Torner’s description: “Ramis hirtis uti typhi cervini,” meaning “the branches are rough like antlers in velvet”
Cultivar‘Bailtiger’

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Rhus typhina ‘Bailtiger’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 26 May 2010.

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Rhus typhina (Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac)

8/1/2009 · Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME
≈ 5 × 3' (1.5 × 1 m)

Rhus typhina (Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac)

6/17/2012 · Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME
≈ 14 × 9" (35 × 23 cm)

Rhus typhina (Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac)

6/17/2012 · Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME
≈ 15 × 10" (39 × 26 cm)

Rhus typhina (Tiger Eyes Staghorn Sumac)

8/1/2009 · Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME
≈ 31 × 21" (79 × 52 cm)

Range: Zones 4-8:

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