✯ Banksia

AUSTRALIAN NATIVE: Banksia - These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

Banksia prionotes

Banksia prionotes, commonly known as Acorn Banksia or Orange Banksia, is a species of shrub or tree of the genus Banksia in the family Proteaceae. It is native to the southwest of Western Australia

One of our favourite native plants. Aussie grown, Aussie made! Yes, the banksia.

Banksia ~These Australian wildflowers and popular garden plants are easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting "cones" and heads.

Scarlet banksia flowers, Banksia coccinea, Fitzgerald River National Park, Australia

Banksia coccinea, commonly known as the Scarlet Banksia, Waratah Banksia or…

Matchstick Banksia, an endangered plant from Western Australia.

Close-up of Inflorescence of Matchstick Banksia: Banksia cuneata [Family: Proteaceae] - an endangered plant from Western Australia. The matchstick-like appearance of individual flowers in the late-bud-stage gives rise to the common name.

Order: Proteales Family: Proteaceae Genus: Banksia

Wallum Banksia (Banksia aemula) The seed follicles split open after a fire or spontaneously & release seeds 4 - in length.

The Hairpin Banksia (Banksia spinulosa) is a species of woody shrub, of the genus Banksia in the Proteaceae family, native to eastern Australia. Widely distributed, it is found as an understorey plant in open dry forest or heathland from Victoria to northern Queensland, generally on sandstone though sometimes also clay soils. It generally grows as a small shrub to 2 metres (7 ft) in height, though can be a straggly tree to 6 metres (20 ft).

The Hairpin Banksia (Banksia spinulosa) is a species of woody shrub, of the genus Banksia in the Proteaceae family, native to eastern Australia.

Banksia

Banksia coccinea [Scarlet Banksia] part of the Proteaceae family with Red flowers flowering in Winter-spring avaliable from Australian Native Plants located in Ventura, CA

Nodding banksia (banksia nutans) like natural Christmas tree ornaments! Native to Western Australia.

Nodding banksia (Banksia nutans) like natural Christmas tree ornaments! Native to Western Australia. This little beauty only makes an appearance in the nursery every now and then!

BANKSIA splendida. Native to Western Australia. Flowers have a pungent sweetish scent similar to that of many species of Banksia, there are two subspecies, with both yellow and maroon flowered plants occurring in each subspecies.

Native to Western Australia. Flowers have a pungent sweetish scent similar to that of many species of Banksia, there are two subspecies, with both yellow and maroon flowered plants occurring in each subspecies.

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