Enjoy color all year long with super glossy Waxwing™ Gold mirror bush. This New Zealand native is ideal for evergreen hedging, groundcover, and specimen plantings. Golden foliage is splashed with a bold green center, and glowing orange tones appear on the margins during cool weather. Though quite tender, this vigorous shrub makes a nice choice for seasonal color in cold climates and can be brought indoors and grown as a houseplant in winter.
Light: Requires full to part sun, which is a minimum of four hours of exposure.
Soil: Grows well in any soil that has good drainage.
Water: Has average water needs when grown as a houseplant, but when planted in the landscape it is very drought tolerant once established.
Fertilizing: A granular fertilizer formulated for plants grown for their foliage.
Pruning: Can be shaped whenever needed.
Other: When grown as a house plant, it needs average light to thrive.
Coprosma repens 'Golden Star' PP#28,272
9, 10, 11
Full Sun, Part Sun