Melaleuca viminalis (Weeping Bottlebrush) Seed
Evergreen shrub or tree, produces masses of bright red, fluffy flowers spring and summer, arching branches, excellent roadside tree, container, standard, single accent, useful as a screen plant and in erosion control, attracts bees, butterflies and birds, leaves and flowers make a delightfully refreshing tea. Studies have shown antibacterial, antifungal, anthelmintic, hemostatic, diuretic, antioxidant, anticancer, anti-inflammatory properties.
Seeds will germinate 20 to 40 days. Full sun, moderate water, drought-resistant once established, any soil, 5 - 8 m high