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Rhus lentii


Rhus lentii

Common Name: Pink-Flowering Sumac, Lentisco

Growth Habit: Medium sized dense evergreen shrub with a slow growth rate of up to 8‘ tall and wide.

Cultural Requirements: Rhus lentii is an attractive shrub with clusters of pink flowers in the spring. It is hardy to about 30 degrees and prefers full sun to light shade. Drought tolerant once established.

Features/Uses: A great choice for California native landscapes, a color accent, or for slope plantings.

Bloom Time: Spring

Where at SDBG: California Gardenscapes

Photos: Rachel Cobb