GOLD-TIPPED BOTTLEBRUSH (Callistemon polandii) SEEDS 'Bush Tucker Plant'

GOLD-TIPPED BOTTLEBRUSH (Callistemon polandii) SEEDS 'Bush Tucker Plant'

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This is a hardy adaptable shrub that has beautiful long lasting bright red flowers with golden tips. Useful as a hedge, windbreak or screening plant it will attract small birds to the garden.
Those seeking nectar from the flowers include eastern spinebills, new holland honeyeaters, noisy miners, red wattlebirds and silvereyes, while crimson rosellas eat the seeds.

Water Requirements
Drought Hardy (Little Watering)
Use: informal screen, informal hedge, border, shade tree

Bush food : bottlebrush flowers have a sweet nectar which can either be consumed by sucking on the flowers or by soaking the flowers in water to make a sweet drink.

Thrives in well drained soils rich in organic matter and direct sunlight.

Germination: sow direct on the surface, germination 1- 4 weeks