Pacific Sunrise Coprosma

Tesselaar Pacific Sunrise Comprosma croppedCoprosma Pacific Sunrise™ is a striking evergreen plant growing to 3ft high with a glossy wave shaped leaf consisting of chocolate brown foliage with hot-pink highlights. Stunning for pots or the garden and works well in mass plantings.  Colors intensify in the cooler spring and autumn temperatures. It grows best in a well drained soil and prefers full sun to partial shade.

 

 

Key Features

  • Stunning Chocolate brown foliage with hot-pink highlights
  • Lush glossy foliage
  • Upright mounding habit
  • Color intensifies as temperatures get cooler
  • So easy to grow

 

Cold tolerance: down to 23°F (USDA Zone 9)

Suggested Uses: Spectacular in pots or garden.  Can be used as a low hedging plant

Growth Habit:  Mounded / Upright growth habit

Mature size: 3ft high and wide

Spacing:  1.5ft apart

Pruning / pinching:  Light pruning as required to shape

Light Requirements:  Full sun to partial shade

Soil Requirements:  Well drained,  will also tolerate coastal conditions

Water Requirements: low to moderate water required

Fertilizer: Handful of slow release fertilizer before spring

Botanical name:  Coprosma repens