Callistemon pallidus
LEMON BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to usually boggy

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2m

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Origins: Australia, Sydney region region, NSW, VIC, QLD, TAS

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Callistemon pallidus
LEMON BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 8-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to usually boggy

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind, heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2m

FEATURES

Flowers: cream

Flowering Time: late spring to early summer

Leaves: silky silver-grey new leaves


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, informal hedge, border, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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