C.Purple_Cloud.JPG (52516 bytes)Callistemon Purple Cloud: is a member of the Myrtaceae family and is thought to be a form of Callistemon citrinus.
Callistemon Purple Cloud is a medium shrub with lanceolate leaves. In spring and summer plants produce purple bottlebrush flowers. Blooming is often bounteous. Flower spikes should be removed as soon as they fade.
Callistemon Purple Cloud needs a site in full sun or part shade. This cultivar will cope with well-drained, moist or even wet situations.
Propagation must be from cuttings in order to maintain growth habit and flower colour.

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