Ornamental multi-stemmed banksia with pendant, bright yellow flowers appearing in winter-spring-summer.(Lignotuberous) Suitable for well-drained light to heavy soils in partial shade to full sun. Grows well inland as it grows naturally in semi-arid areas in Western Australia. Frost and drought tolerant. Excellent for container plant or embankment plantings.
Biological Name: Banksia elderiana
Common Name: Swordfish Banksia
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Summer
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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'.