Banksia baueri Possum Banksia
2m x 3m
Fl. Winter - Spring
Grows naturally in sandy soils in shrub land in south Western Australia.
Medium shrub with very large woolly cream to orange flower spikes which tend to appear at ground level. Spikes become woolly with age giving the appearance of a possum in the foliage. Moderately frost/drought hardy, well-drained sandy soil, full sun to part shade. Foreground, rockeries. Attracts birds.