Small compact versatile bottlebrush to under 1m with scarlet red flowers that give a spectacular massed display of colour. Very hardy low hedge.
APPEARANCE: A dwarf, evergreen shrub which, in spring, is covered with bright red, bottle brush flowers that are attractive to birds.
USE IN: Ideal for creating a low hedge, for rockeries and large tubs.
LOCATION: Very hardy and forgiving in all types of soil. Prefers full sun but will tolerate dappled shade.
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune tips while young to encourage dense growth and fertilise with a slow release native fertiliser in spring.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1m H x 1m W.