(Formerly Callistemon sieberi)
Callistemon pityoides (previously known as Callistemon sieberi) has the common name of Alpine bottlebrush. It is a compact shrub to about 3' and occurs naturally at high elevations. The leaves are needle-like and the flowers are like creamy to pale yellow bottlebrushes. This is a frost- resistant species and tolerates snow! Prune after flowering. +23 degrees F.
|Temperature Rating||USDA Zone 8|
|Type||Shrub to 3'|
|Flower Color||Light creamy|
|Native||Queensland, New South Wales, Victoria|
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