Hairpin Banksia

Scientific Name: 
Banksia spinulosa
Family Name: 
Proteaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Another lovely banksia, with maroon and gold flowers in the iconic shape of banksia.
Plant Height: 
1-3m
Plant Width: 
2m
Plant Use: 
Beverage
Harvest Period: 
All year
Of Interest: 
Flowers contain sweet nectar which can be sucked or soaked in chilled water for sweet drink. Also known as Golden banksia, it provides nectar in Autumn for pollinators.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Shrub
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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