Callistemon 'Little John'

'Little John'  Callistemon 

 

Plant Description: A dwarf Callistemon with blue green foliage.

Height & Width: Up to 1.5m high x 1.5m wide

Foliage: Blue-green foliage with a slight furry appearance.

Flowers: Dark red bottle brush flowers in spring and summer.

Uses: Small hedge (also as a foreground feature and border plant).

Positions & Tolerances: Prefers full sun. Drought tolerant. Moderately frost tolerant.

Soil Type: Most soil types.

Planting Density: Plant 50cm apart.

Pruning: Prune after flowering to encourage new growth and maintain shape.