Banksia borealis (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 40" tall

Description: 

Smaller than elation. Twisted leaves, to 6" long and 1.5" wide, deeply lobed. Small shrub. Orange flowers, 1.5" diameter.

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History: 

Published in Austral. Syst. Bot. 20(1): 66 in 2007.

Basionym Dryandra borealis A.S.George.

Native to western Australia.

"borealis" = of the north - this is the most northerly of the species.

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