A picture of a Bottlebrush

Bottlebrush

Melaleuca viminalis

Callistemon viminalis (Weeping bottlebrush), Coín, Spain by Bj.schoenmakers (CC0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

8m

Max

4m

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Bottlebrush Overview

Melaleuca viminalis

How to propagate Bottlebrush

Cuttings

Propagation is by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Seeds in the autumn or spring.

Special features of Bottlebrush

Hedge plant

Other uses of Bottlebrush

Hedging privacy