Banksia dentata L.f.

Tropical Banksia, Swamp Banksia

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Zones: Hardy to 25F

Size: 9 to 20' tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade


Tall shrub or small tree. Yellow flowers in cylindrical spikes. Not so fussy about drainage as most other species.


Published in Suppl. Pl. 127 in 1782.

Native to north Western Australia.


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