Plant name: Coast banksia
Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees
Cultural notes: Does well in coastal conditions, can adapt to soil conditions.
Maintenance: Can be pruned to maintain shape. Tolerates:
Tolerant of salt water and frosts, will become drought tolerant when established
Flowering season: Late autumn r to winter
Flower colour: A pale yellow flower from the cone.
Foliage colour: Bright to mid green linear foliage, with a silvery underside.
Width: up to 4.5m
Height: up to: 10m but more commonly smaller.
Plant spacing: 150cm apart
Recommended uses: A hardy and attractive plant that can be used as a border plant. Attracts birds.
Description: A coastal banksia with a yellowish flower. Can grow to 10m but not as a standard.