COMMERCIAL NURSERY – NATIVE SHRUB
banksia marginata – Silver banksia
It is a hardy, fairly fast growing and long lived species that can be grown in a wide variety of environmental conditions. It is drought resistant and will do well in exposed windy locations. As a banksia, it produces copious nectar and is ideal for attracting wildlife into gardens.
Uses: Attractive feature plant when flowering. It forms a neat compact shape. Low forms are a useful screen plant or windbreak. Tall forms can be used as street trees.