A single-stemmed tree with billowing, arching branches, and a weeping form. Prolific blooming year-round, the flowers are a rich source of nectar for pollinators and birds. Crimson red stamens, connected in rings, form a bottlebrush shape. Following flowers comes woody seed capsules that persist for years.
Native to Eastern Australia, Callistemon viminalis is both drought and salt tolerant. It does best in well-drained soil in a sunny spot. This tree drops little to no litter. Allergies could be a problem for some.
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