Banksia paludosa R.Br.

Swamp Banksia


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: From prostrate to 13' shrub

Description: 

Elliptical leaves, dark green above, silvery below. Flowers on cylindrical spikes to 4" long and 2.5" wide, yellow.

History: 

Published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 10(1): 207 in 1810.

Native to New South Wales, Australia.

Basionym of Banksia integrifolia var. paludosa (R.Br.) Benth.

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