Callistemon brachyandrus

 

 

Description: 6-9' x 3-6', other reports as a 16' rounded shrub with weeping, red brushes 4 x 2 cm. The brushes are tipped with yellow. 

Culture: Full to part sun.  Well-drained to dry soils.  Moderately frost hardy.

Uses: Hedge, screening, accent plant.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Shrub
Flower Color Red
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Moderate moisture
Native New South Wales, Queensland,  Victoria
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletAttractive red, weeping brushes
bulletModerate growth rate
bulletSmall pointed leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletExcellent for most soils
bulletLow maintenance
bulletExcellent shrub for hedges or borders

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Sow seed direct on the surface, bog watering method works best.  Germination 1-3 weeks @ 70 F.
 
Copyright 2003 Windmill Outback Nursery. All rights reserved.

Saturday August 27, 2011 07:23 PM

australiaplants@nexet.net

http://www.australiaplants.com/Callistemon_brachyandrus.htm

               www.australiaplants.com