Browsing: Callistemon

Callistemon, known as bottlebrush, is a striking evergreen shrub or small tree native to Australia and nearby regions. Renowned for its unique cylindrical flower spikes resembling a bottle brush, it adds a splash of color to landscapes. These vibrant flowers, ranging from red to yellow, attract pollinators like bees and birds. Callistemon boasts aromatic foliage and a resilient nature, thriving in a range of climates and soil types, though it prefers well-drained soil and full sun. With minimal maintenance, it flourishes, making it a popular choice for gardens, hedges, and ornamental plantings, where its beauty and ecological benefits are appreciated.