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Cotinus coggygria 'Velvet Cloak'


Cotinus coggygria 'Velvet Cloak'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Large deciduous shrub with long erect branches. Fabulous rounded rich purple foliage in spring and summer. Beautiful yellow-orange autumn colours. Showy clusters of pink flowers in summer, giving the illusion of smoke. Hardy. Deciduous, great for dry sites. Sun or semi-shade. Wonderful for colour and contrast in the garden.

 
Genus
Cotinus
Species   coggygria
Cultivar   'Velvet Cloak'

Common name
Purple Smoke Bush.

Family name
Anacardiaceae
Place of origin
Europe/China


DETAILS
Height
2 m
Width
2 m
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Deciduous

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils

Exposure
Frost hardy / Grows in sun or semi-shade


Shrubs

Category
Large, over 3 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a PB 6.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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