SWEET BURST™ Callistemon
Sweet Burst™ Callistemon spp ‘CNU15’ PBR
- Pretty baby pink flowers add a soft burst of colour
- Provides a beautiful feature in any garden or landscape
- Great for attracting bees and native birds
Description: Sweet Burst™ Callistemon is a semi-compact fine leaf variety, that produces masses of soft baby pink flowers in spring.
This Callistemon will provide a beautiful feature plant in any garden of landscape.
It is semi compact and is a low maintenance Callistemon that requires little to no pruning to maintain a tidy form.
Size: 90cm-1.2m high x 90cm-1.2m wide.
Planting Density: 1-3 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.
Uses: Hedges, mass planting, feature plant, specimen planting and contrast planting.
Position: Full sun to part shade.Works in most soil types. Good drought and frost tolerance once established.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended).
If ever required, prune every 3-4 years for a natural shape, or every 2 years for a tidy hedge. Pruning is beneficial as it will encourage dense, bushy growth.
Where it works: NSW, VIC, SA, WA Sth QLD (more testing required for Nth QLD & ACT).