Green John™ Callistemon is a dense native shrub with green foliage and red flowers.
Green John™ Callistemon has nicer light green foliage in contrast to older dark green mature foliage, its green foliage also contrasts well with its red flowers.
Faster to grow and establish than Little John. Will reach its full height potential when maintained, but will be smaller in tough roadside conditions. Red flowers from September - November.
Light green new growth, good contrast to Better John™ Callistemon
Denser and faster growing than Little John
Highly Myrtle Rust resistant
Height Range: 0.5 to 1m
Spread: 0.5 to 1m
Position: Full Sun, Semi Shade
Growth Habit: Shrub
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Spring
Flower Colour: Red
Plant Type: Shrubs
How it works
QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, SA & WA.
Full sun to part shade. Suits sandy to well drained soils. Tolerates drought and cold.
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