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Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus' /Purpureus Smoketree

Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus'   / Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus'
Handsome maroon foliage and colorful leaf petioles
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Handsome maroon foliage and colorful leaf petioles

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Scientific Name: Cotinus coggygria 'Purpureus'
Common Name: Purpureus Smoketree
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: Purple
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Purple leaves in spring and early summer make for a good accent plant. Noted for its attractive burgundy colored foliage. Best performance in the upper South.