LEMON BOTTLEBRUSH (Callistemon Pallidus) 'Bush Tucker Plant Seeds'
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A dense erect shrub growing to 3m in height and spreading 2m. Creamy yellow flower spikes are produced in spring and summer. Hardy plant accepting of most soils, requires a sunny position.
Can be pruned after flowering to maintain shape.
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.
Bottlebrushes are easily grown from seed, sow into freely draining seed-raising mix during spring and summer.
Bush Food: Ideal for honey production, and making a sweet drink.
Germination: Sow direct on the surface, germination 1-3 weeks.