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Callistemon citrinus Western Glory

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Wantirna
B12
Size: 25cm
Available: 9
$/Unit (EX GST): $24.15 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $26.56 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Callistemon citrinus Western Glory Bottlebrush, Common Red Bottlebrush, Crimson Bottlebrush,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Shrub Like

Description:
Western Glory is a native evergreen shrub to around 3m with clusters of rose pink flowers in late spring into early summer, with another flush of flowers in autumn. Very easy to grow as it will tolerate a range of soil types. Prune after flowering periods to keep a compact shape.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
2-4m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Coastal Garden, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Psyllids

Cultural Notes: Great for using as a screen and a clipped hedge. It will bring birds and bees into the garden whilst its flowering.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Pink
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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