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Callistemon viminalis Captain Cook

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Wantirna
A10, Indoor
B10
B11, Indoor, A8
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Wantirna
A10, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 22
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.93 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.62 inc GST
B10
Size: 17cm
Available: 17
$/Unit (EX GST): $11.55 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $12.70 inc GST
B11, Indoor, A8
Size: 30cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $37.75 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $41.52 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Callistemon viminalis Captain Cook Weeping Bottlebrush, Creek Bottlebrush,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Pendulous

Description:
Popular bushy native shrub with dark green slightly arching foliage and bright red fluffly spring and autumn flowers. Captain Cook's dwarf height makes it an ideal choice for residential gardens. Great for a low hedge.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
1-2m 1-2m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Rockery

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Prefers well drained soils and responds well to a light prune after flowering. Water well until established. Prune after flowering to maintain compact growing habit.

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High, Tender
Wind: High
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