Acorn Banksia

Banksia prionotes

This fast-growing, tall shrub or small tree has an open habit and long, skinny toothed leaves. It produces dramatic orange-yellow flowers in Summer to Autumn and is a popular choice for cut flowers.

Ensure to plant in well-draining soil (preferably sandy alkaline types) in full sun and avoid humidity. Can handle moderate frosts and some coastal exposure. Prune to keep this variety in a good shape and cut the flowers to increase their production.

h: 5~12m w: 4.6m