Banksia Ericifolia Heath Leaved Banksia
A medium to large shrubs with narrow, linear leaves to about 15 mm long reaching 2.5-3mt tall and 1.5-2mt wide. The flower spikes are 80 - 110 mm wide, up to 500 - 600 mm long and usually orange in color. Proven to be reliable in gardens in a wide range of districts. The plant prefers acid soils, preferably light to medium bodied and well drained. It will grow successfully in full sun or semi-shade and is one of the best plants for attracting honey-eating birds.
Delightful honeycomb flowers in summer can be used for flower arrangements.