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Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold' (Looking-glass plant 'Beatsons Gold')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
1.5m
Max height
1.5m
Max spread
5-10 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold'

Other names

Looking-glass plant 'Beatsons Gold'

Genus

Coprosma Coprosma

Variety or Cultivar

'Beatsons Gold' _ 'Beatsons Gold' is a tender, compact, rounded, evergreen shrub with spreading branches bearing ovate, glossy, bright green leaves with yellow centres. Insignificant, pale green flowers in spring are followed by bright red fruit in autumn.


Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold' is: Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Rounded, Spreading

Flower

Pale-green, Insignificant or absent in Spring

Foliage

Yellow, Variegated, Bright-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning Group 8.

Propagation methods

Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings


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Where to grow

Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold' (Looking-glass plant 'Beatsons Gold') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Foliage only, Greenhouse, Indoor, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Under glass, grow in loam-based compost in bright filtered light with ventilation. In growth, water freely & feed monthly; keep just moist in winter. Outdoors, grow in sun in shelter in neutral to acid soil. Requires a male pollinator.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold'

Other names

Looking-glass plant 'Beatsons Gold'

Genus

Coprosma Coprosma

Variety or Cultivar

'Beatsons Gold' _ 'Beatsons Gold' is a tender, compact, rounded, evergreen shrub with spreading branches bearing ovate, glossy, bright green leaves with yellow centres. Insignificant, pale green flowers in spring are followed by bright red fruit in autumn.

Foliage

Evergreen

Habit

Compact, Rounded, Spreading


Colour

Flower

Pale-green, Insignificant or absent in Spring

Foliage

Yellow, Variegated, Bright-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Pests

Generally pest free.

Diseases

Generally disease free.

General care

Pruning

Pruning Group 8.

Propagation methods

Seed, Semi-hardwood cuttings


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Coprosma 'Beatsons Gold' (Looking-glass plant 'Beatsons Gold') will reach a height of 1.5m and a spread of 1.5m after 5-10 years.

Suggested uses

Containers, Foliage only, Greenhouse, Indoor, Low Maintenance

Cultivation

Under glass, grow in loam-based compost in bright filtered light with ventilation. In growth, water freely & feed monthly; keep just moist in winter. Outdoors, grow in sun in shelter in neutral to acid soil. Requires a male pollinator.

Soil type

Clay, Loamy, Sandy

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, West

Exposure

Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Indoor heated (H1), Tender in frost (H3)

USDA zones

Zone 11, Zone 10, Zone 9

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