Banksia lehmanniana

Lehmann's Banksia, Yellow Lantern Banksia

 

Description: Unusual species as the flower spikes points towards the ground. Shrub up to 15' tall, stiff leaves and yellow flower spikes up to 4" long.

DO NOT FERTILIZE WITH PHOSPHOROUS FERTILIZERS!

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Shrub to 15'
Flower Color Yellow
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture, low humidity
Native West Australia
Family Proteaceae

Key Benefits

bulletYellow flower spikes
bulletGood background shrub

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow maintenance
bulletLow moisture requirements

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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