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Lemon Bottlebrush 'Jeffersii'


'Jeffersii' has a smaller growth habit than the species with stiffer branching, narrower shorter leaves, and flowers that emerge reddish-purple and fade to lavender.

Callistemon citrinus 'Jeffersii' ('Violaceus')(C. lanceolatus)

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Leathery

Leaf length : 4"

Leaf shape : Lance-shaped

Leaf color : Coppery to vivid green

Flower Characteristics

Flower shape : Bottlebrush-shaped

Flower color : Violet-Blue

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : Evergreen

Average size maturity width : 4 ft.

Average size maturity height : 6 ft.

Growth rate : Fast

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 10 to 15 F( Z8a)

Sunset zone : 8, 9, 12-24

Water requirements : Regular

Light exposure : Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes

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