Banksia hookeriana
HOOKER'S BANKSIA, ACORN BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 
Print friendly version of this plant Print   |   View think list View think list
Photo coming
 
Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, acidic to alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3.5m
Plant habit
 
5m

Add to your plants think list Add to think list  
Add to my profile Add to my profile

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

 
Previous plant Next plant

New Search

Tell our Plant Selector what you want & like and we'll search thousands of plant profiles for compatible matches

Plant of the Day

Rough Spear Grass

Plant type: evergreen rhizomatous soft-wooded perennial or grass
H: 0.2m W: 0.2m
Sunlight: hot overhead sun to warm low sun

Find out more
mass planting - use

Fast Facts

mass planting - use
Massed plants work together to make their impact. More than just a repetition of the same plant, they knit as one large visual unit of colour or texture.

Palmetto

Palmetto Soft Leaf Buffalo is ideally suited as a lawn in many applications.



More products

Get the Plant Selector's full features plus news, forums & competitions. Sign up, it's free.
Click here for more

Banksia hookeriana
HOOKER'S BANKSIA, ACORN BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen shrub

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, acidic to alkaline

Tolerances: light frost
3.5m
Plant habit
 
5m

FEATURES

Flowers: orange & white

Flowering Time: early spring, early winter to late winter

Ornamental Fruit: woody pod


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, accents, cut flowers, border, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






Advert