The Q&A Archives: Latin name for plant at your local store

Question: Today at your Winston-Salem store (on Hanes Mall Blvd.), I saw a lot of plants for sale called

Answer: I haven't a clue as to what "Tigerize Shoemack" might be. However, I wonder if whoever wrote the sign meant "Sumac". If so, sumac (Rhus) grows in full sun and depending upon cultivar can grow from 2-8' tall. Since you've seen the plant, you might be able to go online and look at pictures of sumac. Perhaps you'll find the plant. I hope so!

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