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GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon dimensions

GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon viminalis 'LJ23' PBR

GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon viminalis 'LJ23' PBR

Green John™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ23’ PBR

  • Light green new growth, good contrast to Better John™ Callistemon
  • Denser and faster growing than Little John
  • Highly Myrtle Rust resistant click for more information

Description: Green John™ Callistemon has nicer light green foliage in contrast to older dark green mature foliage, its green foliage also contrasts well with its red flowers. Faster to grow and establish than Little John. Will reach its full height potential when maintained, but will be smaller in tough roadside conditions. Red flowers from September – November.

Size: 60cm-1m high x 60cm wide.

Planting Density: 3-6 plants per m², 2-2.5 plants per linear metre.

Uses: Specimen and/or contrast planting.

Position: Full sun to part shade. Suits sandy to well drained soils. Tolerates drought and cold.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. If ever required prune every 3-4 years for a natural shape, or every 2 years for a tidy hedge.

Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.

Top Green John™ Wholesale Growers

Some of the top wholesale growers listed below do also sell retail, those marked as Trade Only will not, all others will sell direct to the general public.

Grower Location Phone Email
Gondwana Nursery
(Trade Only)
BARKERS VALE 02 6689 7544
Alpine Nurseries
(Trade Only)
DURAL 02 9651 0900
Grower Location Phone Email
Northside Natives
(Trade Only)
BURPENGARY 07 3888 1854
Grower Location Phone Email
Tall Trees
(Trade Only)
BALNARRING 03 5983 0166
Meyer Nurseries
(Trade Only)
BLIND BIGHT 03 5998 3762
Australian Native Farm Forestry COBRAM EAST 03 5873 5444
Prestige Plants
(Trade Only)
KINGLAKE 03 5786 2036
Humphris Nursery
(Trade Only)
MOOROOLBARK 03 9761 9688
Grower Location Phone Email
Benara Nurseries
(Trade Only)
CARABOODA 08 9561 9000
Domus Nursery
(Trade Only)
HACKETTS GULLY 08 9293 1768

For retail nurseries and more wholesale growers click here.

GROWER KNOWLEDGE:
This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.

HEIGHTS:
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.

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