Banksia hookeriana

A wonderful choice for the garden, this Banksia grows to a medium shrub and is ideal for producing cut flowers.
Hooker’s Banksia needs very well drained soil, but is tolerant of light frost and drought once established. Works well as a low windbreak in the garden.

Scientific Name:Banksia hookeriana
Common Name:Banksia
Other Common Names:Acorn Banksia
Plant Type:Large shrub
Height:2 ~ 3 metres
Width:2 ~ 4 metres
Flower Colour:Orange, Gold
Flowering Time:Spring, Summer, Winter
Ph Level:Neutral
Soil Type:Sandy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Flower garden, Coastal garden, Drought resistant
Climate Zone:Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool, Semi-arid
Light:Sunny, Light shade
Planting Season:Spring
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Propagation Method:Seed
Special Uses:Cut flower, Decorative fruit



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants