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Callistemon viminalis Dawson River Weep

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Wantirna
B4
B5, Indoor
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Wantirna
B4
Size: 14cm
Available: 14
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.91 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $8.70 inc GST
B5, Indoor
Size: 20cm
Available: 48
$/Unit (EX GST): $11.55 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $12.70 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Callistemon viminalis Dawson River Weep Weeping Bottlebrush, Creek Bottlebrush,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

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

Description:
The graceful weeping bottlebrush is often grown as a small street tree to around 6-8m but can also been grown as a shrub or as a screening plant even if unpruned. A frost and drought tolerant plant once established with very pendulous branches and crimson flower spikes in spring and autumn.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
4-10m 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Coastal Garden, Cut Flower, Feature, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Wind Break

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free, Psyllids

Cultural Notes: Responds well to pruning and is able to be kept to a small shrub if required.

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: Red
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Autumn, Spring
Fruit: Yes

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