A shrub or small tree with narrow, smooth edged leaves, tinted silver underneath. From spring to autumn it produces showy, bright yellow flowers which develop into grey cones. The attractive flowers and foliage make this banksia a focal point in the garden. Valuable for screening. The flowers attract nectar feeding birds. Prefers well drained soil and a sunny to partly shaded position. Tolerates frost, salt winds and coastal conditions. Prune after flowering to maintain compact growth.
FULL SUN - PART SHADE - HEIGHT TO 5M - WIDTH TO 2.5M - CUT FLOWER - ATTRACTS BIRDS