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Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus

Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus

Delicious scent - loved by bees and butterflies
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus  - Rating
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Scented / Fragrant
Perfect In Pots
Plant In Sunshine
Winter Hardy
Wildlife Friendly
  • Fluffy red cylindrical flower heads during late spring and summer
  • Delicious lemony scent when you brush past it
  • Perfect as specimen in the lawn, against a wall or fence, or in large pots
  • Extremely drought tolerant and winter hardy to -5C!
  • Loves sunny spots
3L Pot - Item: 510046
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Product Description

Who could resist touching the fluffy red cylindrical flower heads that drip from the branches of this evergreen shrub during late spring and summer? Not many. But this native of Australia has more going for it than just its stroke me qualities.  

The tiny leaves that cover its arching branches release a delicious lemony scent when brushed and its arching branches provide all year round interest, wherever you plant it its perfect as specimen in the lawn, grown against a wall or fence, or planted in large pots. A real sun lover, give it the brightest spot possible.

You need to water a bottlebrush for its first season, but when established plants are extremely drought tolerant. Despite heralding from warmer climes this plant is incredibly tough and will easily cope with temperatures down to -5C protect it in harder winters by covering with fleece or grow in pots so it can be moved indoors (a shed, front porch, garage or conservatory would be ideal).

What Is Supplied

Item 510046 supplied as:
Supplied as a 3 year old plant in a 3L pot, ready to plant out.
Height now 60cm+

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Fully Grown Plant dimensions (approx)
Plant Dimensions
100cm
60cm

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Friendly and helpful
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I requested a replacement as the plant I received had broken stems. The replacement arrived in a few days in excellent condition
Review Submitted: 20/05/2017 - 07:38:49
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Delivery took longer than expected.
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One of the plant stems was broken .Have planted it ,but it's not as bushy as it should be.
Review Submitted: 18/05/2017 - 07:14:54
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A plant that I had ordered was damaged. I rang Our Garden and they send another one very quickly.
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Strong plant in a sturdy pot
Review Submitted: 16/05/2017 - 08:46:19
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the plant arrived at the time I was advised it would and in spite of being in a large box which allowed it to move around not all of the red had come off.
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The plant is lovely and has started to show signs of new growth already its just a shame that its red "spines ?" came off.
Review Submitted: 13/05/2017 - 19:10:03
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Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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It was a very good Bush and my Wife loves it!!!
Review Submitted: 13/05/2017 - 08:50:44
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Past experience has been good with this company (hence I continue to rate them as 'Good') however, on this occasion the two plants I ordered were crudely stuck together resulting in a number of damaged lower stems and above average number of torn leaves
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These are attractive plants (I purchased two) but they arrived somewhat leggy and with damage to the lower parts of the stem. They have been planted out and will, hopefully, recover. If I could rate them as 'hopefully satisfactory'; as opposed to'good' I would
Review Submitted: 12/05/2017 - 11:57:01
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great service but postage is expensive
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great healthy plant
Review Submitted: 05/05/2017 - 05:52:55
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A good company to deal with
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plant arrived in first class condition
Review Submitted: 04/05/2017 - 05:20:50
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good container but delivery man obviously a pscychopath & vented his anger on a defenceless box. Did NOT ring the bell so Pure luck I found the container & rescued the contents .
Review Submitted: 04/05/2017 - 16:53:40
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Good service, well packaged
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Plants were in excellent condition, loads of flowers
Review Submitted: 01/05/2017 - 10:55:25
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Great service but it would have been nice if they could have let me know by email on which day the plants would be arriving
Review Submitted: 30/04/2017 - 07:31:27
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Plants received in excellent condition and very well packed
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Starting to flower in the weak scottish spring sunshine and looking good.
Review Submitted: 29/04/2017 - 14:59:16
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Very smooth service since I completed an advert in the Radio Times.
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Very well packed, plant received in fine condition.
Review Submitted: 25/04/2017 - 15:18:29
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Very prompt delivery
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A strong plant will do well in my garden
Review Submitted: 10/03/2017 - 09:11:24
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Prompt service
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Excellent quality
Review Submitted: 13/07/2016 - 15:35:36
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First class customer service as regards telephone order.
Review Submitted: 07/07/2016 - 08:32:38
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very highly recomenned
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exellent lovly condiction
Review Submitted: 05/07/2016 - 19:16:19
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All plants arrived in really good condition, are now planted and looking good!!
Review Submitted: 05/07/2016 - 09:05:22
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Product arrived later than expected
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Product arrived in good condition re packaging - but due to being a few days later than expected the roots had dried out.
Prolonged watering was needed - time will tell re it's condition.
Review Submitted: 03/07/2016 - 21:32:27
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GREAT SERVICE NEEDED A FEW ANSWERS ABOUT SOME PLANTS THEY COULD NOT BE MORE HELPFUL
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BOTTLEBRUSH PLANT WAS IN PERFECT CONDITION AND WAS THE SIZE THEY SAID IT WOULD BE
Review Submitted: 24/06/2016 - 20:36:35
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You garden discribe their stuff very well and you get very good healthy plants. They take care in the packing and safe delivery of the items you order. Would and have recommended to friends
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Healthy shrub just as described .
Review Submitted: 15/06/2016 - 04:40:33
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Delivered on time packaging good.
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Love my plant was half the price of the one in my local garden centre that i had seen the previous week.
Review Submitted: 27/05/2016 - 09:28:57
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Plants were very well packaged and in tip top condition
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Beautiful plants
Review Submitted: 11/05/2016 - 17:19:30
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Have always found that they are very good with delivery, packaging and information on the plants.
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Looks good- but not planted yet.
Review Submitted: 07/04/2016 - 11:07:46
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Excellent website, prompt delivery received in good condition and looking beautiful on patio
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Arrived in good condition and looking good am delighted with all products I got. I will definitely buy again from them
Review Submitted: 22/08/2015 - 14:44:43
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very good
Review Submitted: 12/08/2015 - 08:16:02
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Plant was very squashed in box and arrived up-side-down. The box should perhaps have stated: "This way up"
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See above, although plant is surviving at present
Review Submitted: 27/07/2015 - 19:53:37
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Very good service. Never been disappointed up to now.
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Good specimen.
Review Submitted: 27/07/2015 - 09:29:14
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excellent service as always.
Review Submitted: 22/07/2015 - 11:32:34
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Not packed very well,loose in box,acouple of branches broken
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Good Condition
Review Submitted: 21/07/2015 - 19:11:22
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Good selection of plants. Website easy to navigate and informative.
Review Submitted: 20/07/2015 - 09:46:19
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website easy to use some plants have been good especially those ordered via Amazon!!! Others I have issues with which have not been addressed to conclusion.
Packaging on all orders was damaged. Customer services via phone very good via email poor they had not read my email properly so the answer did not address the question
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The replacement looks to be fine the original was flattened and broken when it arrived
Review Submitted: 19/07/2015 - 12:28:44
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I will be telling my friends a bout you company.And it is good sericve.
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I will tell my friends about your company.
Review Submitted: 13/07/2015 - 18:29:07
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When delivery could be expected would help.
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Second bush much better than the damaged one.
Review Submitted: 09/07/2015 - 07:28:00
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Quick delivery and good comms.
Review Submitted: 09/07/2015 - 20:08:09
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Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
Bottlebrush Plant Callistemon citrinus
3L Pot
Item: 510046
Only £14.99