Callistemon Kings Park Special

Common Name : Bottlebrush Kings Park Special

Plant Description

A slightly weeping variety of Australian Bottlebrush that bears a mass of bright red, flowers in Spring and Summer with spot flowering in Autumn. The flowers attract nectar feeding birds.

Plant Specifications

  • Plant UsesIdeal screening and hedging plant. Useful for coastal gardens, roadside and commercial sites.
  • Water RequirementsTolerates drought once established.
  • Plant availabilityAvailable now
  • PositionFull sun to part shade
  • Height / Width3-4m high by 2.5m wide
  • CarePrune lightly after flowering to maintain compact growth. Apply a low phosphorus fertiliser in Spring and Autumn. Mulch well.
  • SoilPrefers a moist, well drained soil. Tolerates wet, boggy soils.