Callistemon Viminalis Captain Cook

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Callistemon Viminalis Captain Cook is also known as Bottlebrush, a classic Australian shrub with red bottlebrush-like flowers which contrast nicely with the dense foliage of narrow green leaves.  Captain Cook is a long-flowering variety of Bottlebrush and a favourite of birds particularly large nectar-feeders. Perfect for a low maintenance, native garden.

Quick Facts: 

  • What to use me for: I look great in mass plantings, along driveways, containers or as a lawn specimen

  • I grow to: 1.5-2.0m high, 1.0-1.5m wide 

  • Where to place me: Full sun

  • How far to space me: 1.0m

  • Watering Conditions: Keep moist in dry conditions

  • Soil Conditions: Suitable for most soil types

  • My features: drought tolerant, bird attracting

Please note unfortunately due to biosecurity regulations we cannot ship this product to South Australia.

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for the shadier parts of your garden or as an indoor plant.

We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door.

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently.

      Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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