SpecificationsBanksia ashbyi is a decorative dense, low rounded shrub or small tree native to WA. Producing serrated blue-green foliage with brilliant large yellow-orange flower cones during spring and autumn. Excellent for attracting birds, as it is a natural feeding plant for the Carnaby Black cockatoo. Occurs naturally in red, yellow or white sand in coastal areas or red sand dunes and sandplains between Exmouth and Geraldton. A great feature plant, screen, wind break and can be planted in coastal gardens and median strips. Makes a fantastic cut flower specimen. Prefers a full sun position with well drained soil. Drought tolerant, water wise and is able to tolerate moderate frosts. Banksia ashbyi will grow to a height of 8m
Common Name Ashby's Banksia Plant Type Evergreen, Native Australian Plant, Native West Australian Plant, Perennial, Shrub, Tree Range No Dimensions 8m High Sunlight Full Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting Yes Australian Native Yes Deciduous No Evergreen Yes Flower Colour Orange, Yellow Foliage Colour Blue, Green Flowering Season Spring Botanical Genus Banksia Botanical Species ashbyi Flower Type Terminal Clusters Foliage Type Linear - Parallel Margins, Elongate Height 800 cm
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