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purple smoke bush (Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’).  this is the kind of form we'd be striving for so you can see underneath the canopy.

purple smoke bush (Cotinus coggygria ‘Royal Purple’). this is the kind of form we'd be striving for so you can see underneath the canopy.

Burgundy Smoke Bush (for foliage/texture)

Burgundy Smoke Bush (for foliage/texture)

Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Smoke bushes always earn star status in fall and ‘Old Fashioned’ (Cotinus coggygria) seen in the foreground is no exception. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Smoke bushes always earn star status in fall and ‘Old Fashioned’ (Cotinus coggygria) seen in the foreground is no exception. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

purple smoke bush - one of my fave perennials!

purple smoke bush - one of my fave perennials!

Golden Spirit Smokebush (Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit)

Golden Spirit Smokebush (Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit)

Smokebush, Isla gold tansy (tanacetum) iris (Gerald Darby?) hosta, maple (bloodgood?)

Smokebush, Isla gold tansy (tanacetum) iris (Gerald Darby?) hosta, maple (bloodgood?)

Royal Purple Smokebush

Royal Purple Smokebush

Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Winecraft Black® - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Golden Smoke Bush I like the idea of mixing the golden and purple smoke bushes

Golden Smoke Bush I like the idea of mixing the golden and purple smoke bushes

smoke bush - this is a wonderful bush for the garden. the blooms are very airy, thus the name "smoke" bush. also changes colors with the seasons

smoke bush - this is a wonderful bush for the garden. the blooms are very airy, thus the name "smoke" bush. also changes colors with the seasons

Clematis growing through smokebush                                                                                                                                                      More

Clematis growing through smokebush More

Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria | Proven Winners

Winecraft Black® - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria

Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria | Proven Winners

'Old Fashioned' Smokebush tree

'Old Fashioned' Smokebush tree

‘Dart’s Gold’ ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius) against ‘Grace’ smokebush (Cotinus) at Hayefield.com

‘Dart’s Gold’ ninebark (Physocarpus opulifolius) against ‘Grace’ smokebush (Cotinus) at Hayefield.com

'Black Adder' sweet William (Dianthus barbatus) with 'Grace' smokebush (Cotinus) in early June; Nancy J. Ondra at Hayefield

'Black Adder' sweet William (Dianthus barbatus) with 'Grace' smokebush (Cotinus) in early June; Nancy J. Ondra at Hayefield