Banksia blechnifolia

 

Flower color is pink to reddish, 16 cm (6-1/2"). Mature size 70 cm (about 28"). A prostrate plant with lignotuber, deeply lobed gray-green leaves held vertical to 45 cm (18".) A Spring bloomer from West Australia

DO NOT FERTILIZE WITH PHOSPHOROUS FERTILIZERS!

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Groundcover
Flower Color Pinkish red
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture, low humidity
Native West Australia
Family Proteaceae

Key Benefits

bullet18" groundcover type shrub
bulletLarge 6 1/2" flowers
bulletSpring blooming

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow moisture requirements
bulletLow maintenance
bulletAttractive and unique groundcover

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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