Life form: large shrub or small tree
Leaf attachment: opposite
Leaf shape: compound
Leaf Margin: toothed
Leaf Venation: palm line
Fruit characteristic: tiny small berries red, hairy, sticky, clustered densely in a circular shape
Planted on the High Line; Rhus typhina also there.
Rhus glabra (smooth sumac) is a species of sumac in the family Anacardiaceae, native to North America, from southern Quebec west to southern British Columbia in Canada, and south to northern Florida and Arizona in the United States and Tamaulipas in northeastern Mexico.