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Banksia petiolaris

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Banksia petiolaris

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Wantirna
A10
Size: 14cm
Available: 41
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.82 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.51 inc GST
B3
Size: 14cm
Available: 30
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.82 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.51 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Banksia petiolaris Creeping Banksia,

Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers, Shrubs Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
A prostrate native groundcover with neat dark foliage and masses of greenish-yellow and brown banksia flowers. Mass planted or individual plants, ideal for low maintenance, low water use gardens. Grows approx. 30-60cm tall x 2-4m wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 2-4m

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Bird Attracting, Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Embankment, Erosion Control, Feature, Groundcover, Habitat, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Park And Gardens, Playgrounds, Rockery, Roundabouts / Splitters, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Plant in moist well drained soil and apply an organic mulch. Fertilise with a native specific fertiliser. It can handle a range of soil conditions and a front line coastal position. It will only tolerate light pruning on new seasons growth, so prune annually to keep compact.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Proteaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Brown, Green, Yellow
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring, Summer
Fruit: Yes

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: Moderate
Wind: High
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