Callistemon grow and care – shrub to tree of the genus Callistemon also known as Melaleuca citrina or Bottlebrushes, Callistemon perennial evergreen used as ornamental plant, bonsai or drought tolerant, can grow in tropics, subtropics, temperate, mediterranean or desert climate and growing in hardiness zone 7+.
Leaves color green in lanceolate shape.
Flower color red or white the flower small needle like and grow in inflorescence in bottlebrush shape.
Callistemon for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy VIDEO How to grow Callistemon growing and care:
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / Seed Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No Difficulties or problems when growing: Invasive Autumn / Winter / Spring Planting season: Aphids Pests and diseases: Pruning season: Autumn / early winter How to prune: Just for design Size of the plant? 0.5-6 m, 2-18 feet Growth speed in optimal condition: Fast growing / Medium growing Small amount of water / Average amount of water Water requirement: Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun No Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? Yes Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Blooming information Winter / Spring Bloom season: General information about the flower Red or white small flowers needle like and grow in inflorescence in bottlebrush shape Scientific name:
Categories of growing
Autumn Planting, Spring Planting, Winter planting
Light exposure requirements:
Full sun Plants
Climates that the plant can grow:
Desert Climate, Mediterranean Climate, Subtropics Climate, Temperate Climate, Tropics Climate
Growing speed of the plant:
Average growing plants, Fast growing plants
Evergreen, Perennial plant, Shrub, Tree
Bonsai, Drought tolerant plants, Hedging plants, Ornamental plants
Requirements for watering the plant:
Regularly water, Small amounts of water
Hardiness zone 10, Hardiness zone 11, Hardiness zone 12, Hardiness zone 13, Hardiness zone 7, Hardiness zone 8, Hardiness zone 9
Ornamental flower, Ornamental leaves, Ornamental plant
Spring flowers, Winter flowers
Red flower, White flower