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Banksia ericifolia dwarf

Banksia ericifolia dwarf

Compact form of Banksia ericifolia growing to 1.8m in height and 2m width. Narrow linear leaves to 2cm in length and large yellow-orange cylindrical flower spikes to 30cm.
 
originNSW.
cultural notesA very hardy shrub in most climates and soils but requiring good drainage. Grow in full sun or part shade.
maintenanceCan be pruned to maintain shape. Avoid fertilizers high in phosphorus
toleratestolerant of frost, drought, poor soils and salt spray.
flowering seasonAutumn and Winter.
flower colourLarge cylindrical flower spike with hooked styles, yellow-orange in colour.
foliage colourBright to mid green linear leaves to 2cm in length.
widthup to 2m
heightup to 1.8m
plant spacing100cm apart
recommended usesVery hardy, useful as a small hedge or screen. Bird attracting.

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