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Approximately 2.00 seeds per gram
seed-counts are only a guide, not to be used for accurate calculations.
B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Callistemon speciosus is cold hardy
USDA Zone:9 20° to 30°F (-6.5° to -1°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
dk. RED spikes to 15x7.5cm. ( ~ WHITE)
woody glob. caps., dense cyl. clust.
to 15x2cm., pointed (alt. 1100-1200m. Tanzania intro.)
|Height, in meters: 4
Height, in feet: 13.20
|Callistemon speciosus sales history
Synonyms (alternative names) for Callistemon speciosus:
|Callistemon glaucus, Melaleuca paludosa,|
Common names for Callistemon speciosus:
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|15||: Australian Natives and Introduced Species|
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|56||: Aquatic and Semi aquatic Plant Seeds|
|190||: Trees and Shrubs For Mediterranean Climates|
|191||: Tropical Shrubs and Trees|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Callistemon speciosus seeds will usually germinate in 14-60 days.
Sow Callistemon speciosus seeds on the surface of moist compost, use a translucent cover to allow light in and to keep the compost humid and warm (do not place in direct sunlight)