Callistemon Dawson River Weeper is a tall native Australian endemic from Queensland evergreen shrub/small tree with weeping grey-green foliage. In springtime, bright red bottlebrush flowers create a spectacular display.
Great as a feature tree for small gardens
For more details about this item, please call 0420 493 944.
Callistemon 'Dawson River Weeper' Bottlebrush
This plant survives in Warm Temperate Climates / Mediterranean Climates. Plant in full to part sun in moist well-drained loamy soils. Water weekly for optimal growth and healthy maintenance. This plant can only survive moderate dry periods but does not fare well in extended drought periods. Light sprinkle or a native fertiliser in small quantities. It can tolerate marginal frost after establishment.
Responds to light pruning after flowering to keep compact. This helps the plant to save resources into making more foliage and flowers.
Plant Type Native Australian Shrub Mature Dimensions (HxW) 4-6m x 3-5m Foliage Type Lanceolate, Weeping Habit Foliage Colour Green Flowering? Yes, Cylindrical Bottlebrush Flower Colour Red Flowering Season Spring