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Callistemon viminalis
Better john™

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Callistemon viminalis
Better john™

Callistemon viminalis Better john™ is a new Callistemon cultivar with blue-green toned mature foliage. New growth foliage has silver-coloured tones due to soft hairy texture. Will start flowering mid spring and finish late spring with small red flowers.

Product Description

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Botanical name: Callistemon viminalis

Common name: Better john™

Callistemon viminalis Better john™ is a new Callistemon cultivar with blue-green toned mature foliage. New growth foliage has silver-coloured tones due to soft hairy texture. Will start flowering mid spring and finish late spring with small red flowers.

Size

Plant height: up to 1.2 m

Plant spread: up to 90 cm

Care and Maintenance

  • frost tolerant once established
  • heat and drought resistant once established
  • full sun or part shade
  • planting season all year round
  • medium water use
  • fertilize in spring with slow release fertilizer
  • remove spent flower stems

Planting

  • All plants have roots and are ready for planting.
  • Water each day for 2–3 weeks after planting.
  • Plant 60 cm apart as a border.
  • Great for rockeries, containers, borders, tubs, mass and scattered plantings, this plant will thrive in any garden and looks amazing.

About Antz Plants

We are committed to growing quality plants constantly satisfying our customers. We specialize in plants suitable for landscape and urban environments. Many of the varieties that we grow are non-evasive, hardy, drought resistant, frost tolerant and low maintenance.

Business Details

Address: 67 Alberton Rd, Alberton, Queensland 4207
Postal Address: PO Box 2068, Tingalpa, Queensland 4173
Phone: (07) 3807 3571
Fax: (07) 3275 1720
Email: sales@antzplants.com.au

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