Royal Purple Smokebush
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
9 feet high x 9 feet wide
Full Sun to Part Shade
Handsome, oval purple leaves on this shrub are interesting enough, but the clouds of tiny beige flowers that resemble puffs of ‘smoke’ in midsummer makes this plant stand apart. This is not a shrub for the windblown prairie, best planted in a protected location.
Throughout this site, the following are used as guidelines for watering established plants:
About sizes of our plants:
Sizes indicated with a # are roughly the equivalent in gallonage; so a #2 is about a 2 gallon pot size; b&b stands for balled and burlapped.