Cotinus coggygria


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Cotinus coggygria: smoke bush
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Cotinus coggygria - Old World shrub having large plumes of yellowish feathery flowers resembling puffs of smokeCotinus coggygria - Old World shrub having large plumes of yellowish feathery flowers resembling puffs of smoke
smoke bush, smoke tree - any of several shrubs or shrubby trees of the genus Cotinus
References in periodicals archive ?
com), adds a pop of vibrant yellow that echoes the golden leaves of Cotinus coggygria 'Golden Spirit', while its whimsical orange blooms play off a 'Big Red' kangaroo paw, burgundy-leafed C.
It is also striking with any golden foliage shrub, especially Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit, an unusual smoke bush with gold leaves and copper plumes, which pick up the physocarpus's colour.
Cotinus coggygria The smoke tree has large plum clouds of flowers in June and July.
It is also striking with any golden foliage shrub, especially Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit, an unusual smoke bush with rounded golden leaves and copper plumes which pick up the colour of the physocarpus.
Fennel with Cotinus coggygria Purpureus Group, crocosmia and Aster | 'Little Carlow' at Glebe Cottage.
Shrubs offering interest over two seasons are particularly useful, such as Mahonia x media, which has yellow winter flowers and architectural, evergreen foliage, and Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple', with purple leaves that turn red in autumn.
Table 2: Exotic Natural Waxes Common Name INCI or Botanical Name Apple wax Pyrus malus Bayberry (Myrtle) wax Myrica cerifera Chinese wax Fraxinus chinensis Chinese Tallow wax Sapium sebiferum Esparto wax Stipa tenacissim Ilex Wax Ilex paraguariensis Japan wax Cotinus Coggygria Orange Peel wax Citrus Aurantium Dulcis (Orange) Peel Wax Ouricouri wax Syagrus coronata Rice Bran wax Oryza sativa Sugar Cane wax Saccharum spp.
Use the upright columnar juniperus chinensis Pyramidalis with its prickly glaucous leaves in combination with the purple-leaved smoke bush cotinus coggygria Royal Purple.
Try Mahonia x media, which has yellow winter flowers and architectural, evergreen foliage,or Cotinus coggygria Royal Purple with purple leaves that turn red in autumn.
The smoke tree, Cotinus coggygria, is an 8ft shrub which bears plumes of flowers looking from a distance like puffs of pink smoke, then the leaves take on red and copper shades in autumn.
COTINUS coggygria (also known as the smoke bush) can be breath-taking in autumn as the foliage turns to a glowing mass of reds, oranges and yellows.
Alternatively, think purple - it's usually the in colour at Chelsea and next year won't be an exception - and combine the 3-4ft tall Allium giganteum with purple-leaved shrubs such as the smoke bush Cotinus coggygria or the brand new elderberry Sambucus Black Lace and tulip Queen of Night.