Banksia prionotes
ACORN BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 
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Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

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

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind
10m
Plant habit
 
7m

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Pruning: Retain only one main trunk for a tree or tip prune regularly from a young age for a shrub.

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

 
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Banksia prionotes
ACORN BANKSIA
Proteaceae

 

  Plant type: evergreen tree or shrub

Hardiness zones: 9-10

Sunlight: hot overhead sun

Soil Moisture: dry for extended periods to dry between watering

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

Tolerances: high wind, second line salt wind
10m
Plant habit
 
7m

FEATURES

Flowers: orange & grey

Flowering Time: early autumn to late autumn


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits mediterranean, coastal & bush designs

Uses: informal screen, cut flowers, border, shade tree, windbreak

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average

Animals: bird attracting






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