Though Cotinus tolerates pruning well, it typically needs little regular pruning. Cut selectively as needed. Note that Cotinus blooms on old wood, so spring pruning will remove flowers for the year. Avoid cutting into thick stems unless removing them entirely.
Winecraft Gold® Smokebush
Lighten up the landscape with Winecraft Gold® cotinus. This improved gold smokebush is a better, more vigorous production plant with good burn resistance. Better branching creates a denser, fuller shrub, for better presentation in the container and the landscape. Green flowers in early summer age to the pink smoke-like puffs that give this plant its common name.
|Dimensions||4 × 4 ft|
Cotinus coggygria 'MINCOJAU3' pp#30327, cbraf
5, 6, 7, 8
Full Sun, Part Shade
Borders, Edging, Foundations, Specimen
Alkaline soil, Clay soil, Deer resistant, Fall interest, Foliage interest