Scientific name: family: callistemon
Bottlebrush are a kind of evergreen flowering shrub found mainly in Australia. They have very distinctive flowers that grow in clusters and are mostly stamens with petals so small you can barely see them. There are a lot of different varieties of bottlebrush, each growing to a different size and shape and needing slightly different conditions to grow. Some bottlebrush species are also found in New Caledonia.
A brush is something you use to make your hair neat and tidy, and remove any knots and tangles in your hair.
You crush something when you put so much pressure on it that it changes shape or breaks. Some things that are often crushed are garlic cloves, old cars and soda cans, like in the picture.
A plant or area of vegetation is lush if it is very healthy, a vivid green, and has lots of foliage.
A toilet brush is a scrubbing brush especially designed for cleaning the inside of a toilet.
A toothbrush is a small brush with a long handle that you use to clean your teeth. You use toothpaste on your toothbrush to make sure your teeth get really clean and strong. Toothbrushes are shaped the way they are so they are easy to hold, and so they can reach your teeth really well. You should brush your teeth twice a day.