Banksia prionotes Lindl.

Acorn Banksia

Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Tree

Zones: Hardy to 25F

Size: Shrub to 9' or tree to 30'


Flowers orange, on terminal, acorn-shaped spikes, to 6" long and 3" wide. Long narrow toothed leaves, to 12" long.


Published in Sketch Veg. Swan R. 39 in 1840.

Native to Western Australia.


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