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

Description: 

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

History: 

Published in Suppl. Pl. 127 in 1782.

Native to north Western Australia.

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