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Royal Purple Smoke Tree

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Growing Zones: 5-9



Growing Zones 5-9
This plant is recommended for zones: 5-9
(green area above)

You are in Growing Zone: 6

Mature Height:

10-15 ft.

Mature Width:

12-15 ft.

Sunlight:

Full to Partial

Drought Tolerance:

Good

Botanical Name:

Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’

Does Not Ship To:

AZ

A Tree that Smokes the Competition!

Here's why you need this shrub:

  • Lovely small tree or shrub with a variety of uses
  • Gorgeous purplish red foliage
  • Incredible smoke-like, purple flowers
  • Tolerant of most soil types and periods of drought

Where there's Smoke there's Beauty

You can't help but notice the unique form and incredible color of the Royal Purple Smoke Tree. Setting itself apart in the landscape, reddish-purple leaves are accompanied by clusters of wispy flowers that emerge like purple puffs of smoke.

It's a show of color that begins in spring and lasts all summer long. The oval shaped foliage then transitions to a striking scarlet in the fall.

A slow grower that features an open crown, the Royal Purple Smoke will eventually top out at 15 feet, making it suitable for a number of planting options throughout the landscape or garden.

Easy on the Eyes and Easy to Care for

Whether you prefer to plant it as a shrub or let it grow into a colorful specimen tree, the Royal Purple Smoke combines beauty, ease of care and versatility.

Adapting well to its environment, it thrives in a variety of soil types and tolerates periods of drought. As a hedge, showy border accent or attractive autumn specimen, the Royal Purple Smoke is a great choice with unlimited design potential.

Don't wait for the smoke to clear. Order yours today.





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Customer Reviews

4.7 / 5.0
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Overall rating, 5
Love the tiny lilac blooms in the early summer, but don't stay long. We have pruned several times to get the shape . The dark purple-red foliage is beautiful, however in North eastern Kentucky, with one hard frost, which we had this year bit the tender leaves at the top, but will come back later. I would recommend this tree and love it. BTW, it's in our front yard as a specimen.
April 22, 2016
Flatwoods , KY
Growing Zone:
6
Growth Rate
Slow
Medium
Fast
Hardiness
Tender
 
Hardy
Pleased
I planted the tree March 21. I now see a new leaf growth. Yay! It was shipped and arrived in great shape. I look forward to watching it grow. So glad I ordered from you. Also I like the sales you send via email. Will do business again.
June 8, 2016
Carl Junction, MO
Purchased
4 months ago
Growing Zone:
6
Growth Rate
Slow
Medium
Fast
Hardiness
Tender
 
Hardy
Highly recommend
Excellent experience, our Smoke bush arrived In great condition, the planting instructions were perfect. Would highly recommend!!!!
July 1, 2016
Peoria, IL
Purchased
3 months ago
Growing Zone:
5
Love it came in great looking would reorder again I love way it was packaged and how fast I received it
July 30, 2016
Jeffersonville , PA
Purchased
2 months ago
Growing Zone:
6
New tree
Was delighted when tree arrived as it was of very healthy stock!
The entire transaction was great from purchase to delivery to quality of tree.

Looking forward to watching it grow and bloom for a long time
September 5, 2016
Milford, OH
Purchased
1 month ago
Growth Rate
Slow
Medium
Fast
Hardiness
Tender
 
Hardy
have only had for less than a month, no observations to share as yet
July 31, 2016
hamilton, OH
Purchased
2 months ago
Growing Zone:
6

Planting & Care



It's Easy to Plant & Care for Your Royal Purple Smoke Tree



Step 1: Dig Your Hole


Select a site with full to partial sun and moist or well drained soil for your Royal Purple Smoke Tree.

First, dig each hole so that it is just shallower than the root ball and at least twice the width.

Then loosen the soil in the planting hole so the roots can easily break through.

Use your shovel or try dragging the points of a pitch fork along the sides and bottom of the hole.

Planting & Care

Step 2: Place Your Plant


Next, separate the roots of your Royal Purple Smoke Tree gently with your fingers and position them downward in the hole.

The top of the root flare, where the roots end and the trunk begins, should be about an inch above the surrounding soil.

Then make sure the plant is exactly vertical in the hole.

To make it just right, use a level.

Step 3: Backfill Your Hole


As you backfill the hole, apply water to remove air pockets.

Remove debris like stones and grass and completely break up any dirt clumps.

Water your Royal Purple Smoke Tree again after the transplant is complete.


Questions & Answers

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Foliage color.
Andria S on Sep 2, 2016
To give interest to the landscape in color and foliage as well as being easy to care for.
Waltraud B on Aug 1, 2016
Foliage color.
Andria S on Sep 2, 2016
We have seen one of these trees in the neighborhood, and love the color and foilage.
Shaun M on Sep 1, 2016
To give interest to the landscape in color and foliage as well as being easy to care for.
Waltraud B on Aug 1, 2016
Just looks like a neat tree to have. Unusual.
Eleanor S on Jul 26, 2016
To add color to my hillside.
Shirley F on Jul 1, 2016
Saw one of them in fool bloom, had to have it!
Ruth E on Jun 15, 2016
I chose this plant to add color to a hillside.
Melanie B on Jun 14, 2016
We had one at our old home, and since we moved, I really miss it! They are beautiful!
Tina K on Jun 14, 2016
I love purple plants and I saw one of these trees and I became obsessed!!!!
Dena G on Apr 20, 2016
Because they are one-gallon trees and not bare root.
Carole A on Apr 15, 2016
We have seen one of these trees in the neighborhood, and love the color and foilage.
Shaun M on Sep 1, 2016
Just looks like a neat tree to have. Unusual.
Eleanor S on Jul 26, 2016
Is this bush dog friendly will it harm my dogs in any way?
Jennifer B on Jun 12, 2016
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the seeds and other parts of the tree are poisonous. However, it is unlikely that the dog will be eating it. Still I would recommend keeping the animal away from the tree. One way to accomplish this is to place fencing around it. I have had one of these bushes in my yard growing up and when I moved after I grew up. We have had dogs and puppies my whole life around these bushes and never did the dogs bother them. Hope this helped.....

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