Melaleuca citrinus “Little John”
This beautiful bottlebrush is native to eastern Queensland and New South Wales. It is a durable shrub that is moderately drought and frost tolerant. During the summer and spring months, an abundance of gorgeous, red flowers appear, attracting many native, nectar-feeding birds and insects!
Distribution: Eastern Queensland and New South Wales
Height: 1.2 metres
Width: 1.5 metres
Season: Spring and Summer
Location at Australia Zoo: Koala Walk Through