GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon is similar to Better John™ Callistemon, with green foliage

Callistemon viminalis 'LJ23' PVR

GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon viminalis 'LJ23' PVR

  • Slightly more dense and slower growing than Better John™ Callistemon
  • Still faster than Little John to grow and establish
  • Light green new growth foliage

Description: Green John™ Callistemon is easier to grow and quicker to establish than Little John, but is slightly slower growing than the Better John™ plant. Its small red flowers are on view from mid spring to late spring.

GREEN JOHN™ Callistemon viminalis 'LJ23' PVRSize: 60cm-1m high x 60cm wide. Will be a little smaller in roadside conditions, but will reach full height potential in well maintained conditions.

Uses: Specimen plant, contrast plant.

Position: Full sun to part shade. Suits sandy to well drained soils. Tolerates drought.

Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. If ever required prune every 3-4 years for a natural shape, or every 2 years for a tidy hedge.