Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’
Cane’s hybrid bottlebrush
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Rosidae||Roses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more|
|Order||Myrtales||Includes myrtles, leadwoods, loosestrifes, pomegranates, evening primroses, many others|
|Family||Myrtaceae||Myrtle family, include myrtle, clove, guava, feijoa, allspice, and eucalyptus|
|Genus||Callistemon||From the Greek kalli or kallos, “beautiful,” and stemon, a stamen, in reference to the extraordinary beauty of the flowers of this genus|
About plant names...
Bottlebrush is a native of Australia. This bottlebrush cultivar is not found in the wild.
Identification: Reaches up to 10' (3 m) high, 15' (4.6 m) wide.
Soft, cylindrical flowerheads, composed of many stamens, are pink (vs. red in natural
From San Marcos Growers.
Callistemon 'Cane's Hybrid' with common name "Pink Stiletto." In the Water Conservation Garden at Cuyamaca College, El Cajon, California, USA. By Stickpen.
The South Coast Botanic Garden
The Master Gardeners of Santa Clara County
San Marcos Growers
Callistemon ‘Pink Stiletto’
Callistemon ‘Pink Ice’
Callistemon ‘Cane’s Hybrid’ description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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2/24/2010 · San Diego (Quail) Botanic Garden, Encinitas, California
≈ 3 × 4½' (98 × 145 cm)
Range: Zones 9-10:
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