A picture of a White Bottle Brush

White Bottle Brush

Melaleuca lophantha

Also known as

Willow Bottle Brush, Pink-Tip Bottlebrush, Pink-Tips, Stonewood, White Bottlebrush

Melaleuca salicina (Nana Glen) flowers by Geoff Derrin (CC BY-SA 4.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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A close up of a Melaleuca lophantha plant
A close up of a Melaleuca lophantha plant flower

White Bottle Brush Overview

Melaleuca lophantha

How to propagate White Bottle Brush

Cuttings

Propagation is by semi-ripe cuttings in the summer.

Seed

Seeds in the autumn or spring.

Other uses of White Bottle Brush

Grown for their clustered flowers which resemble bottlebrushes. Suitable for coastal conditions.