General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Woody capsules
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Orange
Pink
Red
White
Yellow
Bloom Size: 3"-4"
4"-5"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Street Tree
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Flowering Tree
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds

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Common names
  • Bottlebrush

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Location: My Yard
Location: My Yard
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Date: 2019-02-11

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Date: 2022-04-06
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Date: 2022-04-06
Location: San Antonio Zoo, San Antonio, Texas
Date: 2022-04-06

photo credit: Tony Rodd
Location: Phoenix 
Date: 2017-03-11
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Date: 9-29-09
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Date: 2018-04-04
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Date: 2014-05-18
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Date: 2014-08-26
Location: mom's garden 
Date: 2014-08-26
Location: Houston
Date: 2014-05-18

Photo courtesy of: davidbrewster

Photo courtesy of: davidbrewster

Date: 2010-11-22
Photo courtesy of: davidbrewster
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