Better John™ – Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ1’ – 140mm Pot (6″)

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Name:
Better John™ Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ1’
Common name: Better John™

Mature height:
 60cm-1m high x 60cm wide. ^
Pot size: 140mm pot (6″)

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Description

Better John™ – Callistemon viminalis ‘LJ1’

  • New release variety
  • A ‘Better John’ bred from Little John
  • Easier to grow, quicker to establish and better foliage colour

A new Callistemon cultivar with blue-green toned mature foliage. New growth foliage has silver coloured tones due to soft hairy texture. Will start flowering mid spring and finish late spring with small red flowers.

Uses: Specimen and/or contrast planting.

Position: Full sun to part shade. Suits sandy to well drained soils. Tolerates drought and cold.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden. If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. If desired prune to shape 1-3 times a year after flowering