Native dwarf shrub with pale yellow flowers in autumn and winter. Grey green leaves with finely toothed edging. Forms an excellent border plant or potted plant. Able to tolerate frost and salt spray - great for cold or coastal gardens - and will regrow after fire. Very adaptable.
DESCRIPTION: Australian native small tree with pale yellow flowers in autumn and winter. The foliage is grey green with finely toothed edging. USES: Attract nectar feeding fauna to your garden with this decorative shrub. Forms an excellent border plant and is able to tolerate frost and salt spray.. PLANTING: Plant in a well drained sandy to sandy loam soil but not alkaline. Full sun or partial shade CARE: Prune to shape after flowering. Feed with a slow release native fertiliser during spring - Banksia oblongifolia is very phosphorus-sensitive so the P ratio of the fertiliser needs to be under 3%. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1-3m H x 2.5-3m W.. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide