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Gro-Low Fragrant Sumac

Rhus aromatica 'Gro-Low'

Pronunciation: roos a-roh-MAT-ik-a
SKU #06989
4-9

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OVERVIEW
Description A tough, fast-growing groundcover for slopes or banks, and areas with poor, dry soil. The glossy, green foliage displays an excellent red fall color and is fragrant when brushed against or leaves are crushed. Works well in border plantings, backed by taller shrubs and perennials. Deciduous.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.
Blooms Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
Mature Size Quickly reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall, spreading 6 to 8 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Deciduous
Special Features Easy Care, Fall Color, Waterwise, Fast Growing
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Habit Spreading
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Ground Cover, Hillside
Design Ideas A beautiful spreading bank cover that can take poor, dry soil. Also a fine plant to include in the border with perennials and taller shrubs.
Flower Color Yellow
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Pine (Pinus); Forsythia (Forsythia); Rose (Rosa); Euonymus (Euonymus); Maiden Grass (Miscanthus)
CARE
Care Highly adaptable; grows easily in poor to average soil, provided it is well-drained. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; once established, reduce frequency. Space 5 ft. apart as groundcover; closer for faster coverage. Control weeds with mulch until plants fill in.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-9

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