Callistemon viminalis ‘Pink Alma’ – Bottlebrush

This shade of mid-pink in the flower is unusual for Callistemon. It forms a well-branched compact shrub that flowers profusely in spring and again in less profusion in autumn. A great bird attracting plant and adaptable to a wide range of conditions. Grows to around 2 metres high and 1.5 wide.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Pink Alma
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, Bird nesting plant, Pollution tolerant, Fast growing, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Callistemon viminalis
Common Name : Bottlebrush
Height : 2.5
Flower Color : Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects