Banksia caleyi
RED LANTERN BANKSIA, CAYLEY'S BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3.5m
Plant habit
 
4m

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Fertilising: Only use low phosphorus fertiliser according to manufacturer's directions.

 
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Banksia caleyi
RED LANTERN BANKSIA, CAYLEY'S BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3.5m
Plant habit
 
4m

FEATURES

Flowers: pink, crimson or cream

Flowering Time: early spring to late spring

Leaves: blue-grey


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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