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Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink
Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink
Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink
Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink
Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink
Callistemon viminalis Hot Pink

Callistemon viminalis 'Hot Pink'

no wonder it's called a Bottlebrush Plant!
Callistemon viminalis 'Hot Pink'  - Rating
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Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Winter Hardy
Wildlife Friendly
  • A fabulous new colour addition to the amazing Bottlebrush family.
  • Usually red, this is the first widely available Pink, and what a neon pink it is too!
  • Each flower is made up of thousands of thin petals, each pollen rich, so become a mecca for bees and butterflies early in the season.
  • Flowering in spring, it is great to attract early-season pollinators to fruit  - and sometimes has a mini flush of flowers again in autumn.
  • Supplied as a 3-year old, well established plant 40cm tall in a 3L pot.
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Product Description

This is a fabulous new colour addition to the amazing Bottlebrush family. No prizes for guessing where they get their name from - their classic spring flowers zing with intense colour. Usually red, this is the first widely available pink, and what a neon-pink it is too!

Each flower is made up of thousands of thin petals, each pollen rich, so become a mecca for bees and butterflies early in the season. Flowering in spring, it is great to attract early season pollinators to fruit  - and sometimes has a mini flush of flowers again in autumn.

Grow in a pot in a warm and sunny spot, in a well-drained mix. Although hardy to -5C or so, we would advise some winter protection, as early leaves and growth can be damaged.

What Is Supplied

Item 510237 supplied as:
Supplied as a 3 year old well established plant 40cm tall in a 3L pot.
Item 510501 supplied as:
Supplied as an established plant in a 9cm pot

Plant Information

Top Tips

  • Callistemon will flower best when grown in full sun in moist but well drained soil in a sheltered position away from cold winds.
  • Outdoors, Callistemon (Bottlebrush) look great in mixed borders especially if combined with other drought tolerant plants such as salvias and lavenders.

Care Guide

Planting Advice for Callistemon Bottlebrush

  • Generally unfussy as to soil, poor soil benefits from the addition of plenty of organic matter.
  • Once established plants don't need special attention and are generally problem-free.
  • Pot-grown trees can be planted at any time of the year as long as the soil is not waterlogged or frozen.
  • Dig a square planting hole 3 x wider than the roots of the shrub you're planting and mix some well-rotted compost or manure with the soil from the hole and use this to re-fill once the shrub is in place.
  • Before planting soak container-grown shrubs thoroughly and allow to drain.
  • Remove your Callistemon from its pot and tease out a few of the roots.
  • Add Mycorrhizal fungi to the roots when planting to help plants establish quicker.
  • Place your tree in the hole at the same level at the pot, refill, firm, and water well.
  • Mulch around the base of the plant.
  • Plants can also be grown in a pot using a good quality soil-based compost.

Aftercare Advice for your Bottlebrush

  • Although drought-tolerant, Callistemon requires regular watering.
  • Feed with a general-purpose liquid feed in the growing season and top dress in the spring.
  • Callistemon can get out of hand under glass so restrictive pruning may be necessary to keep their shape.
  • Hardy in the UK down to -4C! In very exposed sites, a fleece cover and mulch will see them safely through the winter. Potted plants can be moved to a cool conservatory or greenhouse.


Pruning Advice for Callistemon

  • Lightly prune after flowering to keep them under control, cutting just behind the spent bloom.
  • Callistemons in general don't like hard-pruning, so just remove spent flowerheads immediately after flowering, or trim new growth to maintain shape.
Planting / Flowering Calendar
Best Time To Plant
When Your Plant Will Flower
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
150cm
120cm

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Good quality plants delivered when specified
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Beautiful healthy plant well packaged
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Plants arrived with some damage to the stems (rough handling by the postal services) they were replaced immediately when I contacted garden bargains.
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Second plant arrived intact
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The plant was well packed, unfortunately one branch was broken, looking at it, it could have happened as it was being packed as it was partly hanging off near the bottom, it was withering and dry. The rest of the plant seems to be doing well.
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Fast delivery, good products, well packaged!
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Lovely
Review Submitted: 13/07/2016 - 06:39:00
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Brilliant
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Excellent
Review Submitted: 13/07/2016 - 06:34:47
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Easy transaction, prompt delivery, well packaged
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Plant in good condition
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I was really surprised at the service I got ordering was so simple and the plant was delivered in 3 days .couldn't ask for better than that
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in really good condition.look forward to seeing it in bloom next year
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Speedy delivery; plant as expected and very well protected in packaging
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Excellent device.
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Plant appears healthy and very good size
Review Submitted: 10/06/2016 - 14:50:31
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