Banksia

Banksia is a genus of around 170 species in the plant family Proteaceae. These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognised by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

Botanical name Common name Suitable for Tolerates Height Soil Available
BANKSIA MARGINATA S/R, I, B F, S 1-7m D

Key

Suitable for
S/R shelterbelt/revegetation
H hedging
O ornamental
T timber
M tolerates most soils
Fo foliage
B bird attracting
D dry or well-drained
W woodlot
Ri riparian
Soil
M tolerates most soils
D dry or well-drained
W wet
Tolerates
F frost
S snow well-drained
SL salt