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#89694 July 5th, 2005 at 09:17 PM
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Can anyone name a bush that has a dark burgundy rounded leaf?

It's quite common and I've seen it used in fake flower arrangements alot.

I love the bush but have no idea what it is called.

Don't have much else to describe it to you but if I see it, I know it.

Thanks.

#89695 July 5th, 2005 at 10:33 PM
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HI wavey STORM here a few you might look up mabe its one of these.
Euonymus alatus Compacta.
Berberis thunbergii rose Glow.
Burning Bush Compacta
Purpleleaf Sandcherry
Dwarf Burning Bush
Red Barberry
Rosy Glow Barberry
Superba Barberry
Plum Delight Loropetalum
these are just a few of many.thers a lot more out there.these are just a few that i know of.
are the leafs small?
you might try a search for shrubs and bushes and just do a little searching on some of the nursery sites to find it.hope this helps.your friend in gardening.mike57 wavey flw flw

#89696 July 6th, 2005 at 05:35 AM
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Maybe cotinus coggygria 'smoke bush'.

cotinus

#89697 July 6th, 2005 at 08:44 AM
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Ding, Ding, Ding......you got it RugbyHukr....thank you so much. I knew it was fairly common but couldn't get the name.

Thanks also to Mike. I found many plants I liked there from your list.

flw flw

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Oooooooh! I liked that one.

Rugby always gets it right on the nose.

#89699 July 6th, 2005 at 09:45 PM
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does any one know what the seedlings of the smoke bush look like?


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