Smoketree

Smoketree

Smoketree Facts

Specific Name:   Cotinus coggygria
Hardiness Zones:   4 to 9
Growth_Rate:   Moderate to rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun; range of soil types
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Open, spreading irregular, shrubby; rounded
Height:   10 to 15
Weight:   8 to 14'
Leaf:   1.5 to 3.5" alternate, simple leaf with parallel veins; yellow, red, purple fall color
Flower/Fruit:   Produces cloud of airy smoky pink flowers on current season growth
Comments:    Fibrous root system; easy to transplant; drought tolerant
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   --