Callistemon Citrinus 'Splendens'

Red Bottle Brush

Callistemon Citrinus 'Splendens'

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This dramatic bushy shrub boasts forest green lance shaped leaves on slender arching branches dotted with flashes of colour in its startling and unusual flower heads. The flowers present deep red spiky anthers in a brush like formation encasing prominent purplish-red stamens. Height 1.2-1.5m. Supplied in 9cm pots.

Key Product Information

Season Interest Summer
Flower Colour RED
Foliage Colour GREEN
Preferred Location
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun
Positive attributes
  • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
    container
How Supplied P9 Pot Grown
Delivery Delivery within 14 days

Key Product Information

Delivery within 14 days

Season Interest

Summer

Flower Colour

RED

Foliage Colour

GREEN

Preferred Location
Suitable for planting in sunny locations
sun
How Supplied

P9 Pot Grown

Flowering Time

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Available to buy

  • J
  • F
  • M
  • A
  • M
  • J
  • J
  • A
  • S
  • O
  • N
  • D

Plant Size

Mature Height 150cm
Mature Spread 150cm
Plant Spacing 200cm
Height Supplied 15cm
Plant Spacing

200cm

Height Supplied

15cm

Mature Height

150cm

Mature Spread

150cm

Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.
Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
Pruning Annually, after flowering
Planting

Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

Soil Type

Well drained fertile soil.

Pruning

Annually, after flowering

Plant in fertile, neutral-to-acidic soil in full sun, or slight shade. Perfect choice for pots/containers or for border displays.
You can trim back lightly after it flowers each year, removing any broken branches.
  • Information
  • Key Product Information

    Season Interest Summer
    Flower Colour RED
    Foliage Colour GREEN
    Preferred Location
    • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
      sun
    Positive attributes
    • Suitable for growing in pots and containers
      container
    How Supplied P9 Pot Grown
    Delivery Delivery within 14 days

    Key Product Information

    How Supplied

    P9 Pot Grown

    Delivery within 14 days

    Season Interest

    Summer

    Flower Colour

    RED

    Foliage Colour

    GREEN

    Preferred Location
    Suitable for planting in sunny locations
    sun

    Flowering Time

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Available to buy

    • J
    • F
    • M
    • A
    • M
    • J
    • J
    • A
    • S
    • O
    • N
    • D

    Plant Size

    Mature Height 150cm
    Mature Spread 150cm
    Plant Spacing 200cm
    Height Supplied 15cm
    Height Supplied

    15cm

    Mature Height

    150cm

    Mature Spread

    150cm

    Plant Spacing

    200cm

    Planting Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the module.
    Soil Type Well drained fertile soil.
    Pruning Deadhead as necessary to prolong flowering.
    Planting

    Plant in prepared soil, with a hole large enough to firmly hold the roots.

    Soil Type

    Well drained fertile soil.

    Pruning

    Annually, after flowering

  • Planting & growing Instructions
  • Plant in fertile, neutral-to-acidic soil in full sun, or slight shade. Perfect choice for pots/containers or for border displays.
    You can trim back lightly after it flowers each year, removing any broken branches.
  • Video planting guides