Callistemon ‘Genoa Glory’ – Bottlebrush

A compact shrub, single or multi-stemmed, with light papery bark with dense grey-green foliage. Plant as a showy specimen or in groups, around pools or for screening; in streetscapes and open parkland. Prune back after flowering, cutting behind the spent flowers. This will encourage density.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Genoa Glory
Plant Type : Large shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring, Autumn
Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Spreading
Soil Moisture : Dry, Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Bonsai, Street tree, Erosion control, Bird nesting plant, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing
Scientific Name: Callistemon
Common Name : Bottlebrush
Height : 2.5
Flower Color : Purple
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance :
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects