Its dark purple leaves, which stay through summer when other varieties turn green, show off purplish blooms. Spectacular fall color.
Attributes - Cotinus coggygria 'Velvet Cloak'
Plant Type: Shrub, Tree
Bloom Season: Mid Summer through Early Fall
Flower Color: Purple
Height: 10 ft. to 15 ft.
Width: 15 ft.
Sunlight: Full Sun
Climate: Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Notes: Long Blooming. Susceptible to Black Spot, Rust, Scales, Verticillium Wilt.