(Greek, beautiful bush). Myr tdceze. Australian shrubs somewhat similar to Calliste men but more graceful in habit : lvs. long, alternate : tis. showy, usually red, in lateral clusters: stamens united in bundles opposite the petals; anthers erect, attached by the base, oblong or linear; cells parallel, turned inwards, opening by longitudinal slits. Oma mental greenhouse shrubs. Hardy out of doors in Cali fornia. For cult., see Oallistemon.