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Callistemon comboynensis low form     Common / Product Name: Cliff Bottlebrush

Genus Species: Callistemon comboynensis low form    

Common / Product Name: Cliff Bottlebrush

Habit:   SMALL SHRUB (SS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 0.5 – 0.8m x 1.00 – 1.50m

Pruning:   Light Medium

Frost Tolerance:   High

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Medium / Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   Medium

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Spring

Flower Colour:   Bright Red

Irrigation:   Hardy species no watering required once established, suited to most soils. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -7°C for short periods once established. Some frost damage below -3°C on foliage.

Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Low 40’s°C will tolerate higher temperatures for short periods.

Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer, supplement with iron to prevent yellowing of leaves.

Environment:   Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.

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