Banksia integrifolia compact bushy form
Genus Species: Banksia integrifolia compact bushy form
Common / Product Name: Coastal Beacons
Habit: MEDIUM SHRUB (MS)
Height x Width: 2 – 3m x 2.5 – 3.5m
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Adaptable / Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Autumn / ends: Late Spring
Flower Colour: Pale cream to yellow candle like flowerheads
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions with regular rainfall. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -2°C for short periods once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C Over long hot periods if soil temperatures rise, can create a root fungus causing the plant to die.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer, supplement with iron.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for eastern states of Australia. This plant is suitable for coastal areas.