Banksia ornata F.Muell. ex Meisn.

Desert Banksia


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 10' tall

Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade

Description: 

Rounded form. Leaves wedge-shaped, serrated, to 4" long and 0.8" wide. Flowers on cylindrical spikes, yellow to bronze.

History: 

Published in Linnaea 26: 352 in 1854.

Native to Victoria and South Australia.

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