Callistemon Matthew Flinders

Matthew Flinders: Supposed to grow less than 1 metre high. Red bottlebrush flowers attract small honey eating birds to your garden.  Flowers are at their peak in late winter and spring but with some scattered flower throughout the year.  Prune after flowering – flowers on new growth

– 3 in middle garden bed Planted: 1/04/2011  One still surviving July 2020
– 3 planted on verge in 2020
photo above: Flowering in late afternoon sun September 2021