Cotinus

WGC Cotinus Information

Cotinus
Smoke Tree

Planting:

Plant 8 to 10 feet apart for C. coggyria, 20 feet for C. obovatus. Full sun and any well-drained location provide the best growth.


Maintenance:

Maintain a mulch year round to conserve moisture, particularly during the first couple years of growth. Water during periods of hot, dry weather. Prune only to remove weak or dead branches.


Zones:

Zones 4-8