Callistemon 'Candy Pink'
CANDY PINK 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: second line salt wind, heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2m

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Origins: Australia

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Callistemon 'Candy Pink'
CANDY PINK 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: second line salt wind, heavy frost
3m
Plant habit
 
2m

FEATURES

Flowers: red & crimson

Flowering Time: mid spring to mid summer

Leaves: mid green; pink new leaves


DESIGN

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

Uses: informal screen, informal hedge, border, windbreak

Growth rate: fast

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: nectar, bee attracting , deer resistant






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