MACARTHUR™ Callistemon has a tidy, bushy growth habit
MACARTHUR™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LC01’
Macarthur™ Callistemon was bred from Captain Cook and Little John, providing a more compact, better flowering Callistemon with a tidy, bushy growth habit.
Macarthur™ Callistemon will reach approximately 1.8m high x 1.5 m wide. It responds well to pruning.
Great as a medium sized shrub in specimen or group plantings.
Red flowers from Sept – Nov
Best Planting Time
March – October
It grows best in full sun, but can work in part shade. Macarthur™ Callistemon works in most soil conditions and has very good frost and drought tolerance.
Water well until established and prune after flowering. In sandy soils or very dry climates, top-up watering is reccommended in the summer months.
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.