Banksia victoriae Meisn.

Woolly Orange Banksia


Family: Proteaceae

Genus: Banksia

Category: Shrub

Size: To 16' tall

Description: 

Linear leaves, to 12" long and 1" wide, deep lobes with triangular teeth. Cylindrical flower spikes, terminal, acorn shape, to 4.5" long and 4" wide, orange flowers.

History: 

Published in Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 7: 119 in 1855.

Native to Western Australia.

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