Callistemon viminalis - Dawson River Weeper

A very long flowering bottlebrush with a beautiful,weeping habit down to the ground.Bright red flowers most of the year.Callistemon viminalis - Dawson River Weeper grows to 4m high.  Attracts birds and insects.  Suitable as specimens, in groups in the garden or as hedges, or in a large tub. Drought tolerant once established.  

Height: 4 metres

Width: 4 metres

Growth Rate: Callistemon viminalis - Dawson River Weeper is fast growing.

Form: Weeping shrub

Foliage: light green narrow, with fine silver hairs

Flowers: Brilliant red bottlebrush in late spring and summer, but can persist for most of the year

Plant Spacing:  2 m for informal hedge and screen

Maintenance: Can be pruned after flowering to maintain shape. Responds to fertilizing with a native plant fertilizer after flowering.

Tolerates: Callistemon viminalis - Dawson River Weeper is tolerant of drought, frost, salt spray, coastal,  and poor drainage.

Landscapte use:  Screen or informal  hedge.  Is Insect and bird attracting.  Suitable as a specimen plant in small gardens.


Order and delivery details

Our standard prices are as follows. Not all products are available in all sizes and there are some products that are charged at a premium rate.

25cm pots - $45 (minimum order 5)

45 litre bags - $230
75 litre bags - $330

Start From
100 litre bags - $450
150 and 200 litre bags - $550

(orders taken all year, RCB Field Grown Trees are dug and delivered in winter) 3m+ with large developed canopy - $450

Images are provided as a guide only to help identify plants.
Please call (03) 5628 1507 to confirm current stock availabilty,
and current plant size.

Transport to Melbourne: Blerick Tree Farm delivers year round to Melbourne Metro via our own transport. Click here to see delivery costs

Transport Interstate: For Sydney, Canberra, Brisbane and Adelaide, we use a third party plant transport company. Interstate transport is quoted per consignment, based on volume & space.

Transport to these locations will be a minimum of $250.

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Nursery Opening Hours: Friday Saturday and Sunday 11am to 3pm

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