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Callistemon Captain Cook - 68mm BIGGER size

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Smaller and more compact than many other bottlebrushes, and very generous with flowers. Masses of large bright red flowers give spectacular colour in spring and summer. Very hardy native, great for attracting birds and beneficial pollinators - our bushes are alive with bees in spring.

Larger size plant to get your garden off to a fast start.

We can't ship this product to South Australia, Tasmania, or Western Australia for biosecurity reasons.

Callistemon viminalis 'Captain Cook'

DESCRIPTION: Large bright red bottlebrush flowers in abundance, in spring and summer. Captain Cook has smaller foliage and is tighter and smaller in habit than many other varieties, with a slightly cascading habit.
USE IN: In native gardens to attract birds.  Ideal as a clipped hedge and in massed plantings.
LOCATION: Very hardy and forgiving in all types of soil.  Prefers full sun but will tolerate dappled shade.
CARE:  Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune after flowering to promote dense growth habit and prolific blooms during the next flowering season. Plant in a lime free soil which is medium to acidic.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1-1.5m H x 1m W.
YOUR PLANTS: These are larger than our usual tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot is 68 mm wide.

We're not able to ship this product to South Australia, Tasmania, or Western Australia for bio-security reasons.

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