|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Magnoliopsida||Dicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves|
|Subclass||Rosidae||Roses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more|
|Order||Myrtales||Includes myrtles, leadwoods, loosestrifes, pomegranates, evening primroses, many others|
|Family||Myrtaceae||Myrtle family, include myrtle, clove, guava, feijoa, allspice, and eucalyptus|
|Genus||Callistemon||From the Greek kalli or kallos, “beautiful,” and stemon, a stamen, in reference to the extraordinary beauty of the flowers of this genus|
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Callistemon description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 25 May 2020.
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(Callistemon) · 5/6/2014 · American Southwest (AZ or TX) · By Jacquelyn Boyt Species not yet identified