Uses: Useful hardy Callistemon suitable for streetscapes, screens or as a feature in gardens. Does best with a little extra water. Beware when planting too close to services as the vigorous root system can lift paving.
Botanical NameCallistemon salignus
Common NameWhite Weeping Bottlebrush
LandscapeCoast, Coastal footslopes, 2nd line coast, Plains, Footslopes, Hills
Soil TextureClay, Loam, Sand
pHAcidic, Alkaline, Neutral
FormMedium Tree (Usually between 5m & 11m)
The following Adelaide Councils have this tree on their preferred species list: Gawler, Norwood, Payneham and St Peters