Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’
Royal Purple Smoke Bush
Mature Height: 15 feet
Mature Width: 10-12 feet
USDA Hardiness Zone Range: 4 to 8
Water Requirements: Low
Shade Requirements: Full Sun, Partial Shade
The Royal Purple Smoke Bush is a dramatic long-lasting pinkish purple color. The smoke like airy seed clusters backed by reddish purple foliage create a prized small tree or large accent shrub. Foliage hold its color all summer and begins to turn scarlet red in autumn. Once it is established, water deeply then occasional watering should suffice it requires more watering during extreme heat.The stunning colors make it an excellent addition to the garden.