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Banksia ericifolia

Family: Proteaceae

Common name: HEATHLEAVED BANKSIA

Native to: Eastern Australia

Plant

Type: shrub

Form: erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 16.4 feet

Max width: 13 feet

Flower

orange, red

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Landscape uses: hedge or edging, screen

Propagates by: seed

flowers in fall

flowers in winter

Soil types: sandy, well drained

USDA Zones: zone 9 to +20 f, zone 10 to +30 f

Temp. range: +20 to +40 °F

Water: moderate