Candy Burst™Callistemon spp ‘CNU06’
- Gorgeous dark pink bottle brush flowers in spring
- Great as a feature plant in any garden or landscape
- Semi compact fine leaf form
Description: Candy Burst™ Callistemon is a semi-compact fine leaf variety, that produces a burst of gorgeous dark pink bottle brush flowers in spring.
This Callistemon is a fantastic feature plant in any garden of landscape, and is a low maintenance Callistemon that requires little to no pruning to maintain a tidy form.
Size: 1-1.2m high x 1-1.2m wide.
Planting Density: 1-3 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Hedges, mass planting, feature plant, specimen planting and contrast planting.
Position: Full sun to part shade.Works in most soil types. Good drought and frost tolerance once established.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended).
If ever required, prune every 3-4 years for a natural shape, or every 2 years for a tidy hedge. Pruning is beneficial as it will encourage dense, bushy growth.
Where it works: NSW, VIC, SA, WA Sth QLD (more testing required for Nth QLD & ACT).