Callistemon viminalis 'CV01' PBR
Slim plant


Callistemon viminalis 'CV01' PBR
A unique narrow growth habit makes it great for tight planting areas

Native Shrubs & Ground Covers Range

Plant Description: This Callistemon has a unique narrow growth habit and is providing homeowners and landscape professionals with a flowering bottle brush solutions for those tight planting areas such as along fence lines, driveways, walls and thin garden beds
Uses: Medium to tall hedge or screen (also as a feature plant)
Position & Tolerances: Full sun to part shade. Drought and frost tolerant. Tolerates radiated heat, so can be planted near tin sheds and fences. Highly Myrtle Rust Resistant
Height & Width: 3m high x 1.3m wide (unpruned), 1.5m high x 60cm wide (minimum pruning height and width, can be pruned wider and taller)
Flowers: Red bottle brush flowers from September to November
Foliage: Unique foliage that grows to the ground unless pruned away
Soil Type: Most soil types
Best Planting Time: March to October
Planting Density: 1-1.5 plants per linear metre (1-3 plants per m²)
Where it thrives: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA and WA
Pruning: Prune 1-3 times per year after flowering for a tidy hedge, more regular pruning results in a tidier, denser hedge or screen. Slim™ Callistemon requires very minimal pruning to remain narrow

Establishment & Extra Care:

Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established.
Plant in a well mulched garden, a chunky mulch is recommended.
Use slow release fertiliser in spring, if required.

Where to Buy?

Ozbreed licenses trusted growing partners to grow our plants and make them available around the country. If a plant isn’t available at your local wholesale or retail nursery, you can request it to be ordered in for you.

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