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Royal Purple Smokebush
Branch Cove Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' Smokebush Branch Cove Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' Smokebush
The Royal Purple Smokebush or trained into a Small Tree serves a very ornamental purpose.

The tiny flowers and fruit are held on by larger fuzzy airy purple hue panicles which provide the smoke effect from a distance.

A slow to medium grower, and under ideal conditions has a life expectancy of 30 years or more.

Deer tend to leave alone in favor of more appetizing goodies.
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Among the most popular color accent plants. Bold deep burgundy (Royal Purple) foliage from spring to late autumn.
Airy panicles of small yellow flowers with purple hue stalks at the end of branches creating the smoke like appearance this species is known for.
Deciduous purple foliage transforms to a rich scarlet red color in fall before the leaves drop.
Excellent for Accent, Boarder, Hedges
(a smoke screen?), Mass Plantings, or general landscape/garden use
Category: Shrub
Rated Zone(s): 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Foliage: Decidous
Sun Exposure: Full Sun
Foliage Color: Purple
Flower Color: yellow (insignificant)
Flower Month: June, July, August
Mature Height: 10-15 Feet
Mature Spread: 10-15 Feet
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