Callistemon ‘Edna Walling Scarlet Willow’ Bottlebrush

A graceful soft-foliaged large shrub with pinky-tan new growth and a weeping habit. A colourful shapely specimen or street tree, ideal for group planting in larger sites beside water features and for soft graceful screening.

Scientific Name:Callistemon
Common Name:Bottlebrush
Plant Type:Small tree, Large shrub
Height:2.5 ~ 3 metres
Width:1.8 ~ 2 metres
Flower Colour:Red
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer, Autumn
Ph Level:Strongly acidic, Mildly acid, Neutral, Mildly alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Weeping
Lifespan:Long lived
Soil Moisture:Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage, Boggy poorly drained
Special Uses:Street tree, Bog gardens, Erosion control, Bird nesting plant, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Attracts Wildlife:Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants