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Banksia petiolaris, Banksia

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Banksia petiolaris

Family: Proteaceae
Origin: Southwest Australia
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterYellow/orange flowers

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.

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