An evergreen, rounded evergreen shrub (height 3m/9.8ft, spread 2m/6.5ft) with deep green leaves, new pink shoots and masses of crimson red bottlebrush-like flower spikes with gold anthers in spring/summer. It should be planted in a moist but free draining, fertile soil in a sunny sheltered spot. Looks great in any exotic planting scheme in large pots or shrub borders.
Callistemon Little John
A compact evergreen hardy wind-resistant shrub,with deep red bottlebrush flowers in summer. Plant in full sun in well-drained medium to fertile, neutral to acid soil.
A very ornamental spreading evergreen shrub from Australia with beautiful bright crimson bottlebrush type flowers in summer. A tough growing plant for a well drained, slightly acidic soil in full sun. It's also suitable for container growing, and remains hardy to -10°C when established.