WAXWING™ Orange Mirror Bush

Zone: 9, 10, 11 Exposure: Full Sun, Part Sun Height: 2-3' Width/Spread: 3'

Enjoy color all year long with super glossy Waxwing™ Orange mirror bush. This New Zealand native is ideal for evergreen hedging, groundcover, and specimen plantings. Foliage displays a changing palette of layered orange tones throughout the season. 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.

Botanical Name

Coprosma repens 'NGCOP8' PP#29,827


9, 10, 11

Flower Color


Foliage Color

Orange, Variegated






Full Sun, Part Sun



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