Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' (Royal Purple Smoke Bush) - Typically grows to 12-16 ft. tall and 10-15 ft. wide. Deciduous shrub has foliage that emerges a rich maroon red in the spring and darkens to purplish red by late summer. Airy puffs of purplish hairs surround the flowers which begin appearing in late spring and early summer. It does best in full sun to part shade and is drought tolerant.