Cotinus Plant

Cotinus Plant. The most known cotinus coggygria, it is grown as an ornamental garden plant. For light clouds of inflorescences, the plant is also called a smoky or wig tree.

Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' (Smokebush)
Cotinus coggygria 'Royal Purple' (Smokebush) from www.gardenia.net

The fluffy pink plumes in summer really. It gets to a decent height, about 2m, and is an impressive feature shrub. Anacardiaceae (cashew or sumac family) botanical name:

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