Melaleuca conothamnoides


This spectacular Western Australian plant has stunning displays of bright pink bottlebrush flowers on a compact low growing plant. Use it as a feature shrub in the garden to attract nectar feeding birds. Give it a light trim after it finishes flowering in spring.

Family : Myrtaceae
Cultivar Name:
Plant Type : Small shrub
Width : 2
Flowering Time : Spring
Soil Type : Loamy, Sandy loam, Poor soil
Climate Zone : Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Growth Habit : Evergreen
Soil Moisture : Well-drained
Special Uses : Fragrant oils, Erosion control, Honey producing plant, Bird nesting plant, Playground friendly
Scientific Name: Melaleuca conothamnoides
Common Name : Melaleuca
Height : 2
Flower Color : Pink
pH Level : Acid, Neutral
Plant Environment : Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Drought resistant
Light : Sunny, Light shade
Lifespan :
Frost Tolerance : Tolerates light frost
Attracts Wildlife : Bees, Nectar eating birds, Butterflies