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MACARTHUR™ Callistemon

Macarthur™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LC01’ PBR

  • More compact form
  • Better flowering Callistemon
  • Myrtle Rust resistant

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.

MACARTHUR™ Callistemon dimensions

Other Suggested Varieties:
Take a look at the whole Native Shrubs & Groundcovers range to decide which plant is best for you

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