University of Rhode Island

Dirca palustris

Leatherwood

Dense shrub with light yellow-green foliage. Leafs out early, yellow flowers in early spring. Grows in moist to wet shady areas with deep soil. Native to RI. 3-6' x 3-6'.

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

Image courtesy of Dr. Mark Brand, UCONN

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