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PlantFiles: Green Bottlebrush, Prickly Bottlebrush
Callistemon viridiflorus

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Family: Myrtaceae (mir-TAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Callistemon (kal-lis-STEE-mon) (Info)
Species: viridiflorus (vir-id-uh-FLOR-us) (Info)

2 vendors have this plant for sale.

Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Shrubs

Height:
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Chartreuse (Yellow-Green)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive pb09 On Dec 18, 2007, pb09 from Portland, OR wrote:

Architectural shrub w/ small green leaves and corky white
bark. Chartreuse/yellow flowers in May-June. Takes cold well- to
5F here in Portland, OR. Requires full, hot sun. Easy.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Portland, Oregon



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