CALLISTEMON citrinus

  

Callistemon citrinus

Callistemon citrinus (formerly Callistemon lanceolatus) - Scarlet Bottlebrush, Lemon Bottlebrush

  • Fast growing evergreen shrub or small tree to 10-15 feet tall and wide.
  • Blooms large red bottlebrush shaped flowers in cycles most of the year.
  • Likes full sun, drought tolerant once established.
  • Attracts hummingbirds, leaves scented like lemon when crushed.
  • Makes a great privacy screen.

 

Common Name: 

Lemon Bottlebrush

Growth Rate: 

Fast

Exposure: 

Full sun

Water Needs: 

Medium

Height: 

Medium

Plant Type: 

Shrub
Tree

Landscape Use: 

Drought Tolerant
Espalier
Hedge/Screen
Seacoast
Xeriscape

Deciduous/Evergreen: 

Evergreen

Flowering Season: 

Year-Round

Flower Color: 

Red

1 Gallon: 

3.50

5 Gallon: 

10.00

15 Gallon: 

39.00

24" Box: 

160.00

36" Box: 

425.00

48" Box: 

950.00

5 Gallon Trellis: 

29.90

15 Gallon Trellis: 

79.00

Misc Sizes: 

15 GAL STD:49.00
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