Macarthur™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LC01’
- More compact form
- Better flowering Callistemon
- Myrtle Rust resistant click for more information
Description: Macarthur™ Callistemon incorporates two of the most popular varieties on the market, Little John and Captain Cook. It features a more compact growth habit and better flower presentation. Macarthur™ Callistemon has fresh green toned foliage with very bushy and tidy growth. Responds very well to pruning after flowering.
Size: 1.8m high x 1.5m wide.
Planting Density: 1-2 plants per m², 1-1.5 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Medium sized shrub.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Tolerates most soil conditions. Tolerates frost and drought.
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. Prune to shape 1-3 times a year after flowering for a hedge (this depends on your requirements, more frequent pruning will provide a tidier hedge/shape).
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.
Top Macarthur™ Wholesale Growers
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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 shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.