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Callistemon viminalis

Weeping Bottlebrush

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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Callistemon viminalis
Principal Common Name Weeping Bottlebrush
Common Name(s)
Description Evergreen shrub or small tree with pendulous or weeping form. Bright red densely packed flowers with extended stamen makes it look like a bottlebrush.
General Comments
Nativity Australia
Height Range 20 - 30 FT
Spread Range 10 - 15 FT
Flower Showy Y
Sunset Zones 6 : 7 : 8 : 9 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones
Leaf Color Bronze-Green : Medium Green
Leaf Texture Leathery : Medium : Strap-like
Form Shrub : Small Tree
Flower Color Red
Flower Time May : June : July
Ease of Growing Average
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)
Soil Preferences Any
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Attracts Birds : Evergreen : Flower : Form : Poor Soil tolerant : Wet tolerant

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