Area of origin: Australia and Tasmania.
Adult Dimensions: Height up to 1.5 m (4.9'), width up to 1 m (3.3').
Soil Type: Well drained. Dislikes lime.
Hardiness: Hardy to -10°C.
Exposure: Full sun.
Characteristics and Uses: The flowers of this shrub appear from May to September. The flowers have giant stamens resembling bottlebrushes. This shrub can be planted within a hedge, alone or in a container.