Calothamnus tuberosus
CALOTHAMNUS
Myrtaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

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

Tolerances: light frost
2.5m
Plant habit
 
2.5m

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Flowers: red

Flowering Time: late spring to mid summer

Leaves: grey-green

Bark & Stems: spiny leaves
 
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Calothamnus tuberosus
CALOTHAMNUS
Myrtaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

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

Tolerances: light frost
2.5m
Plant habit
 
2.5m

FEATURES

Flowers: red

Flowering Time: late spring to mid summer

Leaves: grey-green

Bark & Stems: spiny leaves


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, contemporary, dry style, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, barrier, border, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: nectar






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