Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
native range includes
Additional detail Canada USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
plant height average
Additional detail 91.44 cm mature Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
  • plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/PlantHabit
plant growth habit
Additional detail shrub
  • shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/shrub
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail shrub
  • shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/shrub
US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  
Additional detail shrub
  • shrub
    Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental conditions.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/shrub
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  

Ecology

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
habitat
Additional detail bay Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail canopy Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cleft Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cliff Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail coast
  • coast
    The general region of indefinite width that extends from the sea inland to the first major change in terrain features.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000303
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail cut
  • cut
    An excavation of the Earth's surface to provide passage for a road, railway, canal, etc.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000474
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail dune Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail forest
  • forest
    An area with a high density of trees. A small forest may be called a wood.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000111
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail grassland
  • grassland
    An area in which grasses (Graminae) are a significant component of the vegetation.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000106
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail high temperature habitat
  • high temperature habitat
    A biome characterized by an average temperature of at least 60deg C. Inhabited by thermophilic organisms.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002025
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail humus
  • humus
    Organic matter in soil which has reached a point of stability, where it will break down no further and might, if conditions do not change, remain essentially as it is for centuries, or millennia.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000000
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail juniper woodland
  • juniper woodland
    A juniper woodland is a woodland which has a tree community primarily composed of trees of the genus Juniperus.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000241
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail limestone
  • limestone
    A sedimentary rock composed largely of the mineral calcite.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002053
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mixed forest biome
  • mixed forest biome
    A mixed forest biome is a forest biome which contains densely packed populations or communities of broadleaf and coniferous trees, strongly limiting light penetration to the forest floor.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000198
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plain
  • plain
    A region of general uniform slope, comparatively level, and of considerable extent.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000086
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plateau
  • plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plateau
  • plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail plateau
  • plateau
    An elevated and comparatively level expanse of land.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000182
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail prairie
  • prairie
    An area of land of low topographic relief that historically supported grasses and herbs, with few trees, and having generally a mesic (moderate or temperate) climate. Dominated by tall grasses (contrast steppe).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000260
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail prairie
  • prairie
    An area of land of low topographic relief that historically supported grasses and herbs, with few trees, and having generally a mesic (moderate or temperate) climate. Dominated by tall grasses (contrast steppe).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000260
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail rangeland biome
  • rangeland biome
    A rangeland biome is an anthropogenic terrestrial biome which is primarily used for the rearing and grazing of livestock.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000247
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail rock
  • rock
    A mass of the mineral material of the crust of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001995
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sandstone
  • sandstone
    A sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-size mineral or rock grains.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002055
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail savanna
  • savanna
    A grassland of the tropics or subtropics with scattered trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000261
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail scrubland
  • scrubland
    Area covered with low-growing or stunted perennial vegetation and usually not mixed with trees.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000300
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail shale
  • shale
    A fine-grained sedimentary rock whose original constituents were clays or muds. It is characterized by thin laminae breaking with an irregular curving fracture, often splintery and usually parallel to the often-indistinguishable bedding plane.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002056
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail slope
  • slope
    The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002000
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail soil
  • soil
    Any material within 2 m from the Earth's surface that is in contact with the atmosphere, with the exclusion of living organisms, areas with continuous ice not covered by other material, and water bodies deeper than 2 m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001998
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail soil
  • soil
    Any material within 2 m from the Earth's surface that is in contact with the atmosphere, with the exclusion of living organisms, areas with continuous ice not covered by other material, and water bodies deeper than 2 m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001998
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail soil
  • soil
    Any material within 2 m from the Earth's surface that is in contact with the atmosphere, with the exclusion of living organisms, areas with continuous ice not covered by other material, and water bodies deeper than 2 m.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00001998
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail undersea feature Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail valley
  • valley
    A depression caused by erosion by water or ice. Low-lying land bordered by higher ground; especially elongate, relatively large gently sloping depressions of the Earth's surface, commonly situated between two mountains or between ranges of hills or mountains, and often containing a stream with an outlet.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000100
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail wetland
  • wetland
    An area that is inundated or saturated by surface or ground water at a frequency and duration sufficient to support, and that under normal circumstances do support, a prevalence of vegetation typically adapted for life in saturated soil conditions.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000043
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail woodland Environments - EOL project  
habitat
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  
  • wetland indicator status (NWPL)
    Five indicator statuses, or ratings, are used in the United States National Wetland Plant List to designate a plant species’ preference for occurrence in a wetland or upland: Upland (UPL), Facultative Upland (FACU), Facultative (FAC), Facultative Wetland (FACW), and Obligate Wetland (OBL). The statuses represent the estimated probability of a species occurring in wetlands versus nonwetlands in a region.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/WetlandIndicatorStatus
wetland indicator status (NWPL)
Additional detail facultative upland
  • facultative upland
    Nonhydrophyte. Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/nwpl_facu
National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
Additional detail upland National Wetland Plant List  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWith
interacts with
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Halictid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Small Carpenter Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail American Hover Fly GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Andrenine Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Apoid Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Augochlorella GloBI  
Additional detail Augochlorella striata GloBI  
Additional detail Augochlorini GloBI  
Additional detail Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Blowflies GloBI  
Additional detail Carpenter Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Ceratinini GloBI  
Additional detail Colletes GloBI  
Additional detail Common Banded Hoverfly GloBI  
Additional detail Cuckoo Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Cynomya GloBI  
Additional detail Dance-flies GloBI  
Additional detail Dictya GloBI  
Additional detail Dictya pictipes GloBI  
Additional detail Earomyia GloBI  
Additional detail Earomyia aberrans GloBI  
Additional detail Eristalis GloBI  
Additional detail Eristalis dimidiata GloBI  
Additional detail Eupeodes GloBI  
Additional detail Flower Flies and Hoverflies GloBI  
Additional detail Gonia GloBI  
Additional detail Gonia capitata GloBI  
Additional detail Halictid Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Halictus GloBI  
Additional detail House Flies GloBI  
Additional detail Lonchaeid Flies GloBI  
Additional detail Mining Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Neomyia GloBI  
Additional detail Neomyia cornicina GloBI  
Additional detail Nomadini GloBI  
Additional detail Plasterer Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Plasterer Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Polyester Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Rhamphomyia GloBI  
Additional detail Rhamphomyia priapulus GloBI  
Additional detail Rhus Family GloBI  
Additional detail Shiny Bluebottle Fly GloBI  
Additional detail Small Carpenter Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Small Mining Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Snail-killing Fly GloBI  
Additional detail Sumac GloBI  
Additional detail Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Sweat Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Syrphus GloBI  
Additional detail Tachinid Flies GloBI  
  • interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
interacts with
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Halictid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Small Carpenter Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail A Sweat Bee GloBI  
Additional detail American Hover Fly GloBI  
Additional detail American Juniper GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail An Andrenid Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Apoid Wasps GloBI  
Additional detail Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Blowflies GloBI  
Additional detail Colletes GloBI  
Additional detail Common Banded Hoverfly GloBI  
Additional detail Cynomya GloBI  
Additional detail Cypress GloBI  
Additional detail Dance-flies GloBI  
Additional detail Dictya GloBI  
Additional detail Dictya pictipes GloBI  
Additional detail Eristalis GloBI  
Additional detail Eristalis dimidiata GloBI  
Additional detail Eupeodes GloBI  
Additional detail Flower Flies and Hoverflies GloBI  
Additional detail Fragrant Sumac GloBI  
Additional detail Fragrant Sumac GloBI  
Additional detail Gonia GloBI  
Additional detail Gonia capitata GloBI  
Additional detail Halictid Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Halictus GloBI  
Additional detail House Flies GloBI  
Additional detail Junipers GloBI  
Additional detail Mining Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Neomyia GloBI  
Additional detail Neomyia cornicina GloBI  
Additional detail Plasterer Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Polyester Bee GloBI  
Additional detail Rhamphomyia GloBI  
Additional detail Rhamphomyia priapulus GloBI  
Additional detail Rhus Family GloBI  
Additional detail Shiny Bluebottle Fly GloBI  
Additional detail Small Carpenter Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Small Mining Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Snail-killing Fly GloBI  
Additional detail Sumac GloBI  
Additional detail Sweat Bees GloBI  
Additional detail Syrphus GloBI  
Additional detail Tachinid Flies GloBI  
  • has predator
    is consumed for energetic or other nutritional needs (by another organism)
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/HasPredator
has predator
Additional detail Butterflies GloBI  
Additional detail Calycopis GloBI  
Additional detail Gossamer-winged Butterfly GloBI  
Additional detail Red-banded Hairstreak GloBI  
elevation measurement
Additional detail 1,615 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  
measurement Additional detail 1,680 m Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Department of Botany  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/perennial
USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
bloom period begin
Additional detail March
  • March
    The third month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
    http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C106182
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
bloom period end
Additional detail April
  • April
    The fourth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar.
    http://ncicb.nci.nih.gov/xml/owl/EVS/Thesaurus.owl#C106183
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  

Conservation

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Rhus aromatica</i>
plant propagation method
Additional detail macerate
  • macerate
    Macerate (mash) berries to remove skin and pulp (sieves work well).
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/propagationMacerate
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail sow in container or outside
  • sow in container or outside
    Sow seed immediately in container and keep watered outside or sow outside.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/propagationContainerOutside
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail sow outside in soil
  • sow outside in soil
    Sow outside immediately in soil and label or sow in container.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/propagationOutside
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
plant spacing average
Additional detail 91.44 cm Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
seed/spore extraction
Additional detail mash ripe berries
  • mash ripe berries
    Mash ripe berries in a sieve or colander and remove skin and pulp.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/seedExtractMash
Shaw Nature Reserve - A division of the Missouri Botanical Garden  
not invasive in
Additional detail United States (USA) US Forest Service Fire Effects Information Service  

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