Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - TreeGrowth Rate - FastMature Height - 15-20'Mature Width - 15-20'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Large clusters of pink flowers May-June appear to be fuzzy and light, like puffs of smoke. The small flowers are light red when young, darkening to blue-green with age.Fruit - Its small hard fruit is less than 0.5" in diameter, and usually inconspicuousLeaf - Fall Color - The Deep, reddish-purple foliage fades to shades of red and orange in the fall.Bark - Other Features - Purple foliage throughout growing season. From a cross between C. coggygria 'Velvet Cloak' x C. obovatusPossible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Prefers well drained loam and sunny locations, but adaptable to wide variety of soils and pH ranges, including dry and rocky soils.Native Habitat - Hybrid originDiseases and Insects - No serious problems, however rusts, leaf spot, leaf rollers, and San Jose scale can become a problemStrength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Smoketree.- Other plants of the family Anacardiaceae.- Other plants of the genus Cotinus.- Other plants of the species Cotinus x.