Callistemon Laevis – Crimson bottlebrush


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The Callistemon Bush, commonly known as the Bottlebrush Plant, is a stunning addition to any garden, offering vibrant red blooms that attract bees and other wildlife while providing a splash of colour year-round. This Australian native is not only beautiful but also incredibly resilient, making it an ideal choice for both novice and experienced gardeners.

At a manageable supplied height, it’s perfectly sized for immediate impact in your outdoor space, whether planted in borders, as a striking standalone specimen, or integrated into wildlife gardens. The Callistemon thrives in full sun and adapts to a variety of soil types, requiring minimal maintenance and watering, thanks to its drought-tolerant nature.

Incorporate this bee-friendly shrub into your garden to support local pollinators, enhance biodiversity, and enjoy the low-maintenance beauty it offers.


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Mature Height: 4 – 8m

Mature Spread: 2 – 4m

Time to Ultimate height: 10–20 years

Soil type: Moist, well drained

Light: Full sun

Hardiness: hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK

Flowers: crimson red

Flowering Period: April – August

Rate of Growth: Average


Please note: images show how this plant may look at various stages of maturity. The size you choose may look different.