Banksia baueri

Banksia baueri

The Possum Banksia is a large shrub 6' tall and slightly wider. Perfect for screening out neighbors or providing wildlife habitat. The real reason to grow it is for the large (10"+) cylindrical flowers that are super soft to the touch. It adapts well to gardens with good drainage and airflow.


Flower Color: Lemon with grey tips.

Bloomtime: Winter/Spring

Height: 6 feet

Width: 6-9 feet

Exposure: Sun

Soil Type: Good Drainage

Cold Tolerance: Moderately Frost Tolerant

Irrigation requirements: Low to Medium