Banksia victoriae

Woolly Orange Banksia

 

This is an upright, medium shrub 6-15' with terminal orange flower heads.  Culture needs are well-drained sandy soils with partial or full sun position. Suited to hot, dry climates.  Western Australia, between lower Murchison River and Northhampton.

DO NOT FERTILIZE WITH PHOSPHOROUS FERTILIZERS!

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 9
Type Shrub 6-15'
Flower Color Orange
Growth Rate Moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture, low humidity
Native West Australia
Family Proteaceae

Key Benefits

bulletUnique, orange flowers
bulletMedium shrub 6-15'
bulletAttractive species

Problem Solving Features

bulletLow water requirements
bulletFull to part sun
bulletLoves hot and dry

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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