Kelley King Photography

Commercial & Fine Art Photography

Callistemon Beauty

Bottlebrushes are members of the genus Callistemon and belong to the family Myrtaceae. It grows as a shrub or tree and is native to Australia. There are about 40 different species called Callistemon at this time. These are commonly grown in Southern California as decorative plants or trees. The flowers can be spectacular and are popular with nectar feeding birds and insects. Shrubs are commonly called “Little John”.
A striking color photo of the bottlebrush flower.
Fine art photography of a Bottlebrush flower.