Plant Care Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Also known as

Purple Smoke Bush, Purple Smoke Bush and royal purple smoke bush

Taxonomy

Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple'
Cotinus
Anacardiaceae
Sapindales

How to care for Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Water

How often to water your Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Water needs for Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple
0.5 cups
every 9

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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Finding light for Purple Smoke Bush in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple

Cotinus Coggygria Royal Purple


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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