Cotinus coggygria 'Velvet Cloak'

Smoke tree

This beautiful shrub or small tree is an upright growing selection that has stunning deep purple foliage turning a blazing orange-red in autumn. Flower plumes, which appear after flowering give a smokey haze to branch tips, hence the name smoke tree.

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Common Name Smoke tree
Foliage Deciduous 195
Form Shrub 54
Mature Size 2-4 x 2-4m
Family Anarcardiaceae 7
Genus Cotinus 5
Species Coggygria 4
Cotinus are outstanding specimens in a shrub border, and are a great choice for planting in groups or for hedging.
Position & Soil
This variety prefers a moderately fertile, moist but well-drained soil. Can grow in full sun or partial shade. Can tolerate drought once established and tolerates cold weather.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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