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COTINUS coggygria 'Old Fashioned'

Commonly known as Smoke bush, Venetian sumach, Wig tree

Upright habit with blue-green leaves tinted purple-pink when young. Plumes of yellow-green flowers in late spring, early summer

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Large £30.00 each

 

  • Deciduous - oval leaves to 7cm (2¾in) long turning brilliant pinkish red in autumn
  • Yellow
  • Height - 5m (16ft)
  • Spread - 5m (16ft)
  • Tall Shrub
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - can be pruned in late winter to produce colourful new shoots
  • Pests & Diseases - Verticillium wilt
  • Place of origin - southern Europe to central China. Garden origin. Netherlands. H. Kolster Nurseries. Chance seedling
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - to 15cm (6in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Tree Shape - Rounded to broadly spreading
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Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  5m (16ft)
 

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