Banksia praemorsa yellow
Genus Species: Banksia praemorsa yellow
Common / Product Name: Cut – Leaf Banksia
Habit: LARGE SHRUB (LS)
Height x Width: 2 – 3m x 2 – 3m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Autumn / ends: Spring
Flower Colour: Yellow
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -3°C for short periods once established. Heavy frosts will cause the plant to die, needs to be planted in protected areas.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures range from the mid 30’s°C to low 40’s°C for summer period.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer, supplement with iron.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.