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Callistemon viminalis Slim

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A10, Indoor
A14, A7, Specials
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Size: 20cm
Available: 14
$/Unit (EX GST): $13.54 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $14.90 inc GST
A10, Indoor
Size: 20cm
Available: 58
$/Unit (EX GST): $13.81 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $15.19 inc GST
A14, A7, Specials
Size: 30cm
Available: 13
$/Unit (EX GST): $55.02 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $60.52 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Callistemon viminalis Slim Weeping Bottlebrush, Creek Bottlebrush, CV01,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Hedging / Screening, Shrubs Upright Narrow

Slim™ Callistemon provides landscape professionals and homeowners with a bottlebrush solution for tight planting areas. A large number of flower buds develop in spring and will open to classic bottlebrush throughout spring, summer and later again in autumn. Has been tested down to -6 degrees Celsius with no leaf burn, this is excellent for a Callistemon. Size: 3m high x 1.3m wide. Uses: Screen, hedge or feature for tight planting areas.

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

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

Landscape Use(s)
Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Formal Garden, Habitat, Hedging / Screening, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. If desired prune to shape 1-3 times a year after flowering (this depends on your requirements, more frequent pruning will provide a tidier hedge/shape). Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.

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

Family Name: Origin:
Myrtaceae Australia

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

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