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Lemon And Lime | Shrub | Coprosma | Garden Beauty

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Coprosma Lemon and Lime

Lemon and Lime
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At a Glance

- Coprosma Lemon and Lime
- Striking evergreen foliage
- glowing lime green and yellow leaves
- excellent in a large container
- contrasts well with other plants

Plant Information

Coprosma Lemon and Lime - Looking Glass Plant. An attractive compact evergreen shrub which has glossy lime green leaves with yellow patterning which turn orange tinged in Autumn. The foliage is so glossy that it is almost reflective hence the nickname looking glass plant.

Coprosma Lemon and Lime is an excellent plant for use in a large patio container or mixed planter, it requires protection in a cool greenhouse or conservatory overwinter. Easy to grow requiring little maintenance other than a light trim in spring to retain its shape. In the south of England may be hardy through most winters to -5 degrees C.


Genus: Coprosma
Variety: Lemon and Lime
Category: Shrub
Reference: coplal

Height & Spread: 1m x 75cm
Flower Colour: white
Foliage: Evergreen
Soil Type: Most
Aspect: full sun to light shade
Season of Interest: all year round
Plant Breeders Rights: EU 26072 applies, propagation for resale is illegal without a license from the breeder.

Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions


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