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Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes.

CALLISTEMON viridiflorus 'Violaceus'

Commonly known as Bottlebrush

Narrow leaves and purplish red bottlebrush flowers
Not available until May 2021 -
£16.00 each

Delivery Information Not available until May 2021
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Evergreen - densely arranged, linear, sharp-pointed, dark green leaves 2-3cm (¾-1¼in) long
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - purple-red
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - compact, usually arching shrub
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter - Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - red spider mites, mealybugs, scale insects, especially under glass
  • Place of origin - Australia (Tasmania)
  • Flower Shape - Spikes - - dense spikes to 8cm (3in) long
  • Hardiness - Frost hardy (down to -5) -
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1.5m (5ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Watering Can
  2m (6½ft)
 

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