Spreading prostrate shrub with horizontal branches and long narrow serrated leaves up to 10". Large mustard yellow flower heads. Well-drained soils in full or partial sun. Tolerates extended dry periods, frost and temporary wet conditions. Useful embankment and erosion control. Unusual container plant.
Biological Name: Banksia petiolaris
Common Name: None
Flower Color: Green-Mustard Yellow
Flower Time: Winter-spring
Width: 3-6' Variable
1 Gallon: backordered
2 Gallon: not available
5 Gallon: not available
15 Gallon: not available
Mail Order Plant (online only): backordered
Seeds (online only): not available
Propagation Information: No pre-treatment required. Seed germinates readily 4-12 weeks. Sow seed in mix 3:1 Perlite:Peat and cover the depth of the seed. Keep moist until germination occurs. Best to sow in individual containers to prevent damage to the root system when transplanting. Drench seed with a fungicide after sowing to prevent "Damping Off'.