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Bottlebrush 'Little John'

Callistemon citrinus 'Little John'
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Dwarf evergreen shrub with lance-shaped, gray-green foliage and blood red, brush-like flowers spring through winter. Use as specimen, border, hedge or mass planting.

* Monrovia priced higher.

Plant with Maiden Grass 'Gracillimus'


  • Landscape Size: 3' tall, 3' wide
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun
  • Water Needs: Low
  • USDA Zone: 8a
  • Growth Habit: Rounded
  • Growth Rate: Fast
  • Attributes: Attracts Bees, Deer Resistant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Cold Hardy

These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions. 

Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.

Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices

Visit: National County Extension Offices

Green Thumb Guide

Tolerant of most soil conditions. Hardy to 20°F. Feed in spring with multipurpose or tree and shrub fertilizer. Prune in summer after blooming. 



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