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Callistemon citrinus 'Splendens'

Common Name: Crimson Bottle Brush

Plant Family: Myrtaceae

Callistemon citrinus 'Splendens'
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Price:  £7.50
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Availability:  

  

7 in stock

Size/Qty:  9 cm pots


Position/ Situation:  Sunny Border
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Planting Style:  mediterranean
Season of Interest:  Spring to autumn
Flower Colour:  Red
Height:  medium (up to 6 feet)
Evergreen:  Yes
Drought Tolerant:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  Acid to Neutral
RHS Award of Garden Merit:  Yes


Evergreen shrub with scarlet, bottle-brush flowers in summer. Lemon-scented leaves. Likes moist, well drained, neutral to acidic soil in full sun. Prune after flowering & remove dead growth in spring to keep bushy & healthy.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

See our delivery information page for details

Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Size/Qty" on product information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall