Cotinus x 'Grace'


Form and Growth Characteristics:
Plant Type - Tree
Growth Rate - Fast
Mature 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 inconspicuous
Leaf -
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. obovatus
Possible 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 origin
Diseases and Insects - No serious problems, however rusts, leaf spot, leaf rollers, and San Jose scale can become a problem
Strength -
Weakness -

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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.