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Purple Foliage Smoke Tree (Cotinus) Live Bareroot Tree (1-Pack)

  • Enjoy Smoketree’s billowy, pink and purple summertime plumes
  • This showy tree displays yellow, orange and red foliage in fall
  • Since 1849, people have entrusted their gardens to Spring Hill
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Product Overview

Whether tucked in the garden or landscape, grown as an informal hedge, or planted en masse, the colorful and showy Purple Smoketree tree is sure to be a standout. In the summertime, billowy hairs from spent flower clusters create whimsical plumes of pink and purple that appear to float above the rich purple foliage. In the fall, the foliage takes on shades of yellow, orange and purplish-red. The tree is compact, growing 8 ft. tall to 12 ft. tall with an 8 ft. to 10 ft. spread. It tolerates dry conditions.
  • Space plants approximately 8 ft. to 10 ft. apart for best results
  • For best results, grow in average, well-drained soil
  • Reaches standard mature height of 8 ft. to 12 ft.
  • Includes one 2 ft. to 3 ft. bareroot
  • Botanical name: cotinus coggygria atropurpurea
  • Does not like to be wet, good drainage is essential

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Specifications

Dimensions

Mature Height (in.)144 in.Mature Width (in.)120 in.

Details

Additional CharacteristicsNone ListedAverage Shipping Height (in.)24 in
Best Time to PlantSpring to FallBlossom Color FamilyNo Blossoms
Botanical NameCotinus coggygria atropurpureaContainer TypeBare Root
Evergreen or DeciduousDeciduousFragranceNon-Fragrant
Growth HabitBranchingHardiness Zone5 (-20 to -10 F),6 (-10 to 0 F),7 (0 to 10 F),8 (10 to 20 F)
Optimal Soil ConditionNeutralRecommended Space Between Plantings (in.)120
Returnable90-DaySun ToleranceFull Sun
Tree Height Range (Ft.)NaN-NaN Ft.Tree TypeOther
Wildlife AttractedNo Wildlife AttractedWildlife DeterredNo Wildlife Deterred

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Can't say I will recommend it yet. It is Bare Root, and I understand, but not much roots to go on...
Can't say I will recommend it yet. It is Bare Root, and I understand, but not much roots to go on. Will see how it does.
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The tree arrived in good condition and was packaged very well, with care and planting instruction...
The tree arrived in good condition and was packaged very well, with care and planting instructions included.
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Response from Gardens Alive FarmMay 4, 2020
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Arrived in terrific condition. Starting to bud just a couple...
Arrived in terrific condition. Starting to bud just a couple of weeks after planting it.
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