Copper and Bronze
Many shrubs shoot out new leaves in warm tones of orange and red, copper and bronze. Others have a blush of colour year round. Clip your hedges regularly for bright new shoots year round.
Acmena smithii Minor
Create a natural privacy screen to 3m using this dense-growing hardy attractive Australian native. Rich bronze new growth, fluffy summer flo...
Ajuga Chocolate Chip
Free-flowering groundcover, a mass of sapphire-blue flowers against rich copper-green leaves in late spring. Superlative weed-suppressing pl...
Backhousia myrtifolia - grey myrtle
Lovely native rainforest tree with cream flowers and cinnamon scented leaves. Ideal for feature planting, street trees, privacy hedges, n...
Calathea rufibarba - velvet calathea
The leaves feel like velvet so it's almost like an indoor pet! Will grow happily in shade, so good for tropical shade underplanting. Enjoys ...
Cordyline fruticosa Rubra
Tall broadleaf accent plant for subtropical gardens and indoor planting. Broad leaves are bronze-green in the centre shading to vintage wine...
Echeveria Black Prince - succulent
Dark bronze-brown compact succulent - easy-care indoor or outdoor plant and a great contrast planted alongside silver-blue succulents. ...
Beloved beautiful native quandong tree, very disease resistant and needs little maintenance. Sweet-scented cream flowers, glossy leaves with...
Elaeocarpus Prima Donna
Stunning native rainforest tree with soft pink flowers and outstanding evergreen foliage, bronze when new. Smaller tree to 4-5m on average, ...
Gasteria Okavango - succulent
Okavango arranges its leaves like an elaborately folded napkin at a posh restaurant, dark green shaded brown and freckled with white raised ...
Haworthia chalwini - succulent
Long stems clothed with leaves interlocked like a dragon's tail. Easy to look after, an unusual addition to your waterwise garden.
Nandina Gulf Stream
Tough and hardy, with good cool-weather colour - ideal if you're missing the seasons in your subtropical garden, and frost-tolerant if you'r...
Philodendron Rojo Congo
Big-leaved beautiful foliage plant for indoors or tropical outdoor plantings. Dark green leaves have a glowing copper tone to them, stems ar...
Syzygium Aussie Compact - lilly pilly
Good tough fast grower to 3m, compact, tightly-growing with a reddish bronze tinge when young. Excellent for topiary - clip to shape to enco...
Syzygium Bush Christmas - lilly pilly
Stunning orange-crimson new growth and glossy foliage on this compact, dense-growing variety. Fine small leaf, excellent for clipping, hedgi...
Syzygium Cheetah - lilly pilly
Fast growing - hence the name, with bronze-red new growth after pruning. Small white flowers followed by pink berries to attract wildlife. G...
Syzygium Express - lilly pilly
Native evergreen tall hedging plant with rich green foliage perfect for hedging and screening. Non-invasive roots. Native birds love to feed...
Syzygium Select - lilly pilly
Specially selected for compact tightly growing foliage with bronze new growth. Lovely hedge, ideal for clipping and topiary work. Great resi...
Viburnum Dense Fence™
The ultimate fast growing evergreen hedge for privacy screening. Finer leaf and denser foliage than Viburnum odoratissimum. Low maintenance,...