Callistemon ‘Rose Opal’ – Bottlebrush

Rose Opal is a cultivar of Callistemon viminalis. A dwarf compact shrub which is great for smaller gardens. This growth habit coupled with the rosy red flowers distinguish this from most other bottlebrushes. It is an excellent garden or tub specimen and can also be used for hedging.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name: Rose Opal
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 1.5
Flowering Time : All year
Soil Type : Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam
Climate Zone : Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Growth Habit : Evergreen, Dense foliage, 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
Flower Color : Red
pH Level : Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Cold climate, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance :
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies, Other insects