Common name: Alpine Bottlebrush
Grimwade sheet number: 22
Original identification: Callistemon Sieberi
Distribution (from Flora of Victoria): Vic. MID, EHL, PROM, SNOW, EG - also Qld, NSW, Tas.
Mostly in rocky, higher areas of the Great Dividing Range and other rocky (often granitic) outcrops (e.g. Gembrook, Ben Cairn, Mt Oberon), also occasionally in gullies at lower altitudes.
Flowering time: September - February
Original St John collection.
Photo of plant on Mt Buffalo, November 2006.
Photo of plant on Mt Buffalo
Photographer Roger Briggs.