Callistemon pearsonii
BLACKDOWN BOTTLEBRUSH, RAINBOW FALLS BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to occasionally flooded

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

Tolerances: second line salt wind, light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

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Origins: Australia, QLD

Other Botanical Names: Callistemon sp. Mimosa Creek, Callistemon sp. Rainbow Falls, Callistemon sp. Blackdown

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Callistemon pearsonii
BLACKDOWN BOTTLEBRUSH, RAINBOW FALLS BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to occasionally flooded

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

Tolerances: second line salt wind, light frost
1m
Plant habit
 
1.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: late spring to early summer

Leaves: mid green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, oriental, contemporary, coastal, cottage & bush designs

Uses: formal hedge, informal hedge, informal edging, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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