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Tree Callistemon citrinus 'Kings Park Special'

 

 

 

 
Description This native shrub or small tree is very hardy and adaptable to a wide range of locations and soils. It is generally trouble-free, growing to about 4m high and 2m across. The flowers appear as beautiful crimson spikes which are borne in spring and summer. Requiring little to no maintenance, this variety flowers over a lengthy period and the slender, green foliage forms a neat, rounded appearance.    
Foliage
Evergreen
   
Form
Round
   
Mature Size 4 x 2m    
Uses Great for coastal exposed positions. Great feature tree for small to medium gardens. Adds much-needed habitat for native fauna.    
Position & Soil Will tolerate most soils including very poor ones. Likes full sun and does well in dry conditions.    
Features    
Pot sizes
in production
• 40cm/27L (1.4-1.6m)
• 50cm/52L (1.6-1.8m)
   
Substitutes Callistemon citrinus 'Mary MacKillop'
Callistemon viminalis
Callistemon viminalis 'Dawson River'
Callistemon viminalis 'Hanna Ray'
Tristaniopsis laurina
Tristaniopsis laurina 'DOW10' Luscious® PBR'
   
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