Callistemon in Bloom

It is hard to tell that it is summer here in  southern Australia. With the temperatures we are experiencing you could be forgiven for thinking we are still in the depths of winter!

One sure sign that summer has arrived is the brilliant flowers of the Callistemon bushes, commonly called Bottle Brushes.

Callistemon - Commonly called a Bottle Brush

Callistemon – Commonly called a Bottle Brush

Bottle Brush, Callistemon, Barongarook West, Victoria, Australia

Callistemon – A sure sign that summer is coming

Bottle Brush, Callistemon, Barongarook West, Victoria, Australia

Bottle Brushes – Scientific name is Callistemon

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