Plant of the Month:Callistemon Kings Park Special

 

Our Plant of the Month for July is the Callistemon Kings Park Special. This hardy large shrub or small tree has been around for many years. It is a very low maintenance and fast growing plant that grows 3-4 metres high and makes a great screen, hedge or feature plant. In September and October it is covered with beautiful red bottlebrush flowers and then again in Autumn. It has long narrow green leaves on slightly weeping branches. Callistemon KPS likes sun and does well in most soils. I t is drought resistant and frost hardy and is definitely a winner for your garden.