Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Smoke Bush - 3 litres
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' (smoke bush) produces striking Purple-red foliage that turns a vibrant red in autumn.Puffs of fluffy-looking purple flowers are borne in July - hence the common name smoke tree.
Large hardy deciduous shrub. Plant in any well-drained, not overly rich soil in a sunny position. Prune in March to keep compact and encourage larger leaves.
This plant has an RHS Award of Garden Merit.
British nursery grown.
|Awards||RHS Award of Garden Merit|
|Botanical name||Cotinus coggygria|
|British nursery grown||Y|
|Common name||Smoke Bush|
|Plant type||Deciduous Shrubs|
|Season of interest||Spring, Summer, Autumn|
|Stem colour||Brown, Green|
|Time to maturity||5 - 10 years|
|Ultimate height||4.1m - 8m|
|Ultimate spread||4.1m - 8m|