Callistemon phoeniceus

Lesser Bottlebrush

Family: MYRTACEAE

Genus: Callistemon

Species: phoeniceus

Origin: Greater WA

Soil Preferences: Freshwater / Streamline, Laterite, Sand

Tolerances: Clay, Drought Tolerant, Freshwater, Saline Moist, Shade

Plant Uses: Bird Attracting, Bird Attracting - Honeyeaters, Bird Attracting - Insect Eaters, Bonsai, Hedge, Possum Friendly, Screening, Shelterbelt, Windbreak

Growth Forms: Large Shrubs/Small Trees

Size Range: 5-8m

Lifespan: Perennial

Flowering Times: Spring, Summer

Flowering Months: 01 Jan, 09 Sep, 10 Oct, 11 Nov, 12 Dec

Flowering Colours: Red

Wholesale Availability:   Available for wholesale ordering and purchase at the Nursery.

Please call us on 0429644885 to enquire about purchasing.

Image Credits

  • Callistemon phoeniceus Terry Dunham
  • Callistemon phoeniceus Terry Dunham
  • Callistemon phoeniceus Terry Dunham