Banksia dryandroides Sweet

Dryandra-leaved Banksia

Shrub to 1 m tall. Leaves alternate, linear, mostly 5-15 cm long, 1-1.5 cm wide, divided into numerous triangular lobes, hairy below. Flower cone ovoid, 2-3 cm long, about 3 cm wide. Perianth about 1.5 cm long, pale brown to orange; Oct-Jan. Style cream, tip hooked. Fruits many, 1.5-3 cm long.


Source: Spencer, R.; Molyneux, B.; Mathews, D. (2002). Proteaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 3. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 2. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

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Distribution map
kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Proteanae
order      Proteales
family       Proteaceae
genus        Banksia L.f.