Whitehorse City Council

Callistemon citrinus – Crimson Bottlebrush

Dense, evergreen tree with rounded canopy. A blossom of crimson 'bottle brush' flowers appear from spring to late summer. Can be used under powerlines. Not suitable for use in narrow nature strips.

Evergreen/deciduous: evergreenCrimson bottlebrush
Maintenance: low
Pest and disease: none known
Height: 5m x 5m
Growth rate: medium
Canopy density: high
Origin: Western Australia
Drought tolerances: high
Water-logging tolerance: high
Wind tolerance: high
Frost tolerance: high
Pollution tolerance: moderate