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SCARLET FLAME™ Callistemon dimensions

SCARLET FLAME™ Callistemon viminalis 'CC19' PBR

SCARLET FLAME™ Callistemon is self cleaning and has show red flowers

Scarlet Flame™ Callistemon viminalis ‘CC19’ PBR

  • Beautiful rustic red new growth
  • Ultra-compact form, self cleaning and showy red flowers

Description: The Scarlet Flame™ plant is an ultra-compact fine leaf Callistemon, bred from Captain Cook. Its new growth in autumn and spring is rustic red for a more subtle colour, this coupled with bright red flowers provides a more colourful plant for a longer period. It is self-cleaning once flowering is finished.

Size: 60cm – 1.5m high x 60cm-1m wide depending on conditions.

Planting Density: 1-3 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.

Uses: Hedge, specimen shrub.

Position: Full sun to part shade. Suits a wide variety of 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. Prune to shape 1-2 times a year after flowering for a tidy hedge or every 2-3 years for a natural shape.

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

Top Scarlet Flame™ 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
Flower Power Group (Arborglen Pty Ltd) GLENORIE 02 9652 2327
Kenthurst Nursery
(Trade Only)
KENTHURST 02 9654 1410
Botanica Nurseries
(Trade Only)
SILVERDALE 02 4774 2811
Grower Location Phone Email
Northside Natives
(Trade Only)
BURPENGARY 07 3888 1854
Natives R Us
(Trade Only)
TRAVESTON 07 5485 1800
Grower Location Phone Email
Westland Nurseries SEVEN MILE BEACH 03 6248 6863
Grower Location Phone Email
Tall Trees
(Trade Only)
BALNARRING 03 5983 0166
Rodilesa Plant Supplies JUNORTOUN 03 5449 3966
Humphris Nursery
(Trade Only)
MOOROOLBARK 03 9761 9688
Yarra View Nursery MT EVELYN 03 9737 0400
Billabong Garden Complex SHEPPARTON 03 5821 8632

For retail nurseries and more wholesale growers click here.

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.

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stockists for this variety. For availability,
please contact your local retail or wholesale nursery.

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