Callistemon hybrid ‘Green Envy’ – Bottlebrush

A lovely, compact small shrub that flowers abundantly in spring, with bright red bottle brush flowers. Very low maintenance and hardy, good for low informal hedges and screens. The flowers are rich in nectar, attracting birds and insects. Tolerates wet and dry periods well, and adaptable to most soils. Likes full sun to part shade. Frost tolerant once established, and grows well in coastal gardens.


Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Green Envy
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, Mound-shaped
Soil Moisture : Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Special Uses : Bonsai
Scientific Name: Callistemon hybrid
Common Name : Bottlebrush
Height : 1
Flower Color : Red
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade, Half shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance :
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects