Coprosma repens ‘Fireburst’
Mirror plant ‘Fireburst’, Looking-glass plant ‘Fireburst’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Fireburst’ _ ‘Fireburst’ is an evergreen shrub with leathery, ovate, glossy leaves which are variegated dark green and orange, turning more red in autumn.
Pale-green, Insignificant or absent in Spring
Orange-red, Green, Variegated in Autumn; Variegated, Orange, Dark-green in All seasons
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings
WHERE TO GROW
Coprosma repens ‘Fireburst’ (Looking-glass plant ‘Fireburst’ ) will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 10-20 years.
Coastal, Containers, Foliage only, Greenhouse, Low Maintenance
Grow under glass in loam-based compost in bright filtered light with good ventilation. Water during summer growth ( just moist in winter). Apply a balanced liquid fertiliser monthly when in growth. Or plant outside in a sunny, frost-protected spot.
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Partial Shade, Full Sun
South, East, West