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)
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
purple smoke bush - one of my fave perennials!
Golden Spirit Smokebush (Cotinus coggygria Golden Spirit)
Smokebush, Isla gold tansy (tanacetum) iris (Gerald Darby?) hosta, maple (bloodgood?)
Royal Purple Smokebush
Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria
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
Clematis growing through smokebush More
Winecraft Black™ - Smokebush - Cotinus coggygria | Proven Winners
'Old Fashioned' Smokebush tree
‘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