Bred in New Zealand, Coprosma 'Ignite' is famed for its intense foliage colour and deep red glossy appearance. Over the winter months, foliage tones change to a purple colour palette adding further interest. 'Ignite' isn't just popular due to its looks, being dry tolerant once established, tolerant of light frosts and overall a very handy plant.
Features and Users:
- Intense deep red foliage in summer, purple tones in winter
- Extremely glossy, vibrant leaves
- Dry tolerant and hardy
- Mixed garden beds
- Informal or clipped hedging
- Large containers
Very low water requirements. Very dry tolerant once established. Plant in a well drained soil. Low maintenance with no special care requirements.