Callistemon citrinus x viminalis 'Harkness'

Tolerant of a variety of sites, this tree-like, Bottlebrush is hardy and adaptable. It has pendulous branches, with grey-green leaves, off which masses of red flower spikes form during spring and autumn. The flowers are long lasting and attract nectar loving birds.

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Foliage Evergreen 276
Form Pendulous 32
Mature Size 5 x 3m
Family Myrtaceae 134
Genus Callistemon 9
Species Citrinus x viminalis 1
Makes a nice specimen tree and change from the everyday if used for hedging or screening due to its foliage and distinctive flowering capabilities. Tip prune after flowering to keep this tree bushy and ready for the next flush.
Position & Soil
This variety can tolerate the poorest of soils, dry periods of light frost and moderate coastal exposure. It can take part shade but grows best in well drained, moist soil and full sun for optimum flowering.
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Based in Melbourne, Australia, our trucks deliver into Melbourne and its greater metropolitan area. We utilise green life freight companies to deliver beyond that point into country Victoria, New South Wales, South Australia and Queensland. We have certification ICA42 for the treatment of Myrtaceae stock delivered into South Australia. Due to quarantine restrictions we are unable to deliver into Western Australia and Tasmania. International delivery is not offered.

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