Plant Library

Smokebush Winecraft Black

Common Name: Smokebush

Botanical Name: Cotinus

Variety: Winecraft Black

Blossom Color: Purple

Bloom Time: Jun

Zone: 4 to 8

Exposure: Sun

Mature Height: 4-5'

Mature Width: 4-5'

Notes: Starts out the season with rich purple foliage, becoming deeper in color until it's nearly black; fall then turns it brilliant orange. Early summer brings wispy red flowers that become the beautiful, hazy-violet "smoke".