Banksia penicillata (A.S.George) K.R.Thiele

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 11' tall and slightly less wide


Usually forms at 3' trunk before branching. Elliptical leaves, dark green above, silvery below, usually serrated. Flowers on narrow spikes to 8" long, pale yellow.


Published in Austral. Syst. Bot. 9(5): 719 in 1996.

Native to Queensland.


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