Rhus Typhina Tiger Eyes


Deciduous, suckering shrub with golden-yellow, deeply dissected foliage that turns to orange and red in autumn. Yellow, erect panicles of green-yellow female flowers are followed by dense clusters of red fruit in autumn. Will reach a height of 2m and a spread of 3m after 10-20 years.


Plant in moist fertile well drained soil. Full Sun, Hardy.


General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.