Flowers change colour as they open and mature, from vibrant rosy pink to warm pink to blush, and appear throughout most of the year on this small tree. Grows unclipped to 3m, or prune into a hedge. Attracts native birds. One of our most popular Callistemon, very pretty.
DESCRIPTION: Bottlebrush flowers that start out vibrant warm pink with gold tips, changing to soft pink, then finally to a pale blush pink as they age, to give a longlasting display of colour. New leaf growth is strikingly silvery-gold. USES: In native gardens to attract birds. Ideal as a clipped hedge and in massed plantings, or as a feature shrub. PLANTING: Very hardy and forgiving in all types of soil. Prefers full sun but will tolerate dappled shade. CARE: Prune after flowering and feed with a native fertiliser. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 2.5m H x 2m W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide