Tiger Eyes® Staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina Bailtiger)

USDA Hardiness Zones

USDA hardiness zones
Staghorn sumac
Staghorn sumac Staghorn sumac
Staghorn sumac (Rhus typhina)

Cultivars:
Bailtiger (Tiger Eyes®)
Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 3b
Mature Height Mature Height
6 to 7 feet
Mature Spread Mature Spread
6 to 7 feet
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Slower
Sun Sun
Full Sun
Moisture Moisture
Drought tolerant (also tolerant to moist soil, well-drained)
Fall Color Fall Color
Attractive
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
Yes
Flower Flower
Insignificant
Fruit Fruit
Insignificant
Evergreen Evergreen
No
Native to WI Native to WI
Yes
Additional Information Additional Information
'Bailtiger' (Tiger Eyes®) has cutleaf, yellow foliage throughout the growing season; has purplish-pink stems, yellow to orange-red fall color, suckers, and is a slower grower compared to the species

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site: www.uwex.edu/ces/wihort
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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