Banksia proteoides (Lindl.) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele

King Dryandra


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 6' tall and wide

Description: 

Long narrow elves with prickly triangular teeth, to 10" long. Large inflorescences to 4" diameter, brown to yellow with pink bracts.

History: 

Published in Austral. Syst. Bot. 20(1): 69 in 2007.

Basionym Dryandra proteoides Lindl.

Native to Western Australia.


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