Looking-glass plant 'Fireburst' (Coprosma repens 'Fireburst')
Coprosma repens 'Fireburst'
Mirror 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.
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.
Coastal, Containers, Foliage only, Greenhouse, Low Maintenance
Clay, Loamy, Sandy
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Full Sun, Partial Shade
South, East, West
Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)
Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings
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