This cultivar has very small but dense, slightly glossy leaves that have green, pink, cream and purple variegation and turns fire red in winter.
Coprosma is native to Australia, New Zealand, and Borneo.
Likes consistent moisture but not standing water. Can tolerate some drought once established.
Can be pruned for topiaries or hedges. Wind and salt tolerance.
This variety was discovered by Richard G. Ware in 1999 in a controlled environment in Palmerston North, New Zealand, as a naturally-occurring whole plant mutation of the Coprosma hybrida cultivar ‘Rainbow Surprise’.
In Our Garden
Plant ID: P21094
Found in Pots,
In a pot waiting to find its forever home in the garden.
We acquired this plant from Farmington Gardens.