Banksia ericifolia ssp macrantha
3-5 m x 2-3 m
Fl. Autumn - Spring
Grows naturally in sandstone country on the North Coast of NSW.
Very attractive Banksia with small crowded leaves and masses of largebright orange flower spikes in Autumn and Winter. Frost and drought hardy and adaptable to a range of soil types but does best in well-drained soils. Easy care shrub. Suited as a background screen or as the upper canopy in a bush garden. Highly bird attractive.