Banksia attenuata

Coast Banksia, Slender Banksia

 

Description: Shrub or small tree to 18'. Bright yellow flowers 8 x 3 inches.

Culture: Full to part sun.  Moderate frost, drought.  Sand, loam, damp, well-drained acid or neutral soil.

Uses:  Ornamental, windbreak, screen.  Suitable for floral art.

DO NOT FERTILIZE WITH PHOSPHOROUS FERTILIZERS!

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Small shrub/tree to 18'
Flower Color Yellow 8 x 3 inches
Growth Rate Slow
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture, low humidity
Native West Australia
Family Proteaceae

Key Benefits

bulletYellow flowers
bulletMature size 18'
bulletCoarsely toothed leaves

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow maintenance
bulletLow moisture requirements
bulletExcellent for accent or back of the border

Pricing - See Price List Here

*Sow seed 1/8" deep in well drained media.  Give preventive fungicidal drench.  Germinate 3-12 weeks at 64 - 80 degrees F.
 
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