Callistemon Citrinus Splendens
Callistemon Citrinus Splendens
Callistemon Citrinus Splendens

Callistemon Citrinus Splendens

Callistemon Citrinus Splendens

Regular price €12.95
Callistemon citrinus Splendens, also known as Crimson Bottlebrush, is a striking evergreen shrub that thrives in the Irish climate. It is highly sought after for its vibrant red bottlebrush-like flowers and aromatic foliage, making it a valuable addition to any garden.

Height/Spread: Callistemon citrinus Splendens typically grows to a height of 6-10 feet (1.8-3 meters) with a spread of 4-8 feet (1.2-2.4 meters). It forms an upright, dense habit, providing a visually appealing presence in the garden.

Position: This variety of Callistemon prefers a sunny location in the garden, making it an excellent choice for the Irish climate where it can receive abundant sunlight. It can tolerate a wide range of temperatures and is suitable for planting in sheltered areas or against walls to provide additional protection from harsh winds.

Soil: Callistemon citrinus Splendens thrives in well-draining soil that is slightly acidic to neutral. It can adapt to various soil types, but it is important to ensure good drainage to prevent waterlogging. Adding organic matter or compost to the soil can improve its fertility and moisture retention.

Flowering Season: Crimson Bottlebrush delights with its stunning red flowers, which typically appear from late spring to early summer in the Irish climate. The flowering season may extend into autumn, adding a splash of color to the garden during the warmer months.

Uses: Callistemon citrinus Splendens is a versatile shrub suitable for various uses in the Irish climate. It can be planted as a specimen plant in garden beds or used as a vibrant hedge. The unique bottlebrush-shaped flowers attract pollinators, making it an ideal choice for wildlife gardens. Its aromatic foliage also adds sensory appeal to outdoor spaces. Gardeners in Ireland can enjoy the beauty and versatility of Callistemon citrinus Splendens, creating stunning landscapes and attracting biodiversity to their gardens.
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