Calothamnus validus
BARREN'S CLAW FLOWER, ONE-SIDED BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

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

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

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Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring, mid winterlate winter

Leaves: aromatic; mid green
 
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Calothamnus validus
BARREN'S CLAW FLOWER, ONE-SIDED BOTTLEBRUSH
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

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

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

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring, mid winterlate winter

Leaves: aromatic; mid green


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal hedge

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average



HAZARDS

Weed Potential: dry temperate areas






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