Banksia oblongifolia Cav.

Fern-leaved Banksia


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 10' tall

Description: 

Multi-stemmed. Leaves alternate, oblong to 3" long, toothed. Flowers yellow on spikes to 6" long.

See Australian Plant Image Index for photographs.

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History: 

Published in Anales Hist. Nat. 1: 225 in 1799.

Native to Queensland and New South Wales.

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