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Calothamnus quadrifidis dwarf     Common / Product Name: Common Net Bush

Genus Species: Calothamnus quadrifidis dwarf    

Common / Product Name: Common Net Bush

Habit:   SMALL SHRUB (SS) and MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)

Available Sizes
14cm

Height x Width: 0.6 – 1m x 0.80 – 1.00m

Pruning:   Light Medium

Frost Tolerance:   Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance:   Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance:   Medium

Drought Tolerance:   Medium

Origin:   Australian Plant

Evergreen:   Yes

Flowering:  starts: Spring

Flower Colour:   Bright Red

Irrigation:   No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.

Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -1°C for short periods once established. Some frost damage below -3C.

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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