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Callistamon citrinis Little john

A small shrub with grey-green foliage and dark red furry flower spikes. These striking, blood red flowers will really light up your garden and grab all attention in the vicinity. Flowering throughout most of the year, birds flock to this shrub to feed on its copious amounts of nectar.

Ideal for small gardens, it grows to 1.5m by 1.5m and makes a good foreground feature. An attractive plant, it can be used as a small hedge or border.

Enjoys full sun or part shade plus well drained, dry clay, loams, and sandy soils. Doesn’t require much maintenance, but performs best with regular irrigation.