Sylvia (Protea eximia x susannae). The rose-red flowers appear twice a year - from January to March and again from August to November. This dense 2m tall shrub is an excellent display plant or boundary screening shrub.
The hardiest of all proteas, Special Pink Ice is well suited to low maintenance, low water use gardens. Spectacular flowers fresh or dried.
The King Protea is one of the most popular varieties, having one of the largest flower heads in the protea family. They are stunning in the garden, on the patio and in flower arrangements.
Small shrub that grows up to 45cm high. Lush light green leaves with creamy white flowers approx. 15cm long. Suitable for rock gardens and borders. The King Protea is one of the most popular varieities, having one of the largest flower heads in the protea family. They are stunning in the garden, on the patio and in flower arrangements.
Broad-leaved Drumsticks is a shrub that is endemic to eastern New South Wales in Australia. In occurs naturally in woodland, open forest and heathland on sandstone soils. The yellow flowers appear during late spring or early summer and are displayed prominently. They are followed by grey cone-like drumsticks, the small hairy seeds found in the old flower...
Cut leaf Banksia. Banksia praemorsa is one of the hardier Western Australian banksias broad leaveﾒs about 50 mm long by 15 mm wide with toothed margins. The cylindrical flower spikes are conspicuous and up to 350 mm long by 100 mm diameter at maturity, the red wine coloured flowers appear in winter and spring.
A small spreading shrub, 0.5 metres high by 2 metres spread with fine needle like foliage, the flowers are a pale pink spider type. Quick growing and hardy, it is high frost and drought tolerant. Ideal for rockeries and steep banks.
Handsome evergreen shrub. Leathery toothed leaves. Very fragrant exotic looking creamy-white flowers in July. Grow in Lime free soil. Height 2m. 3ltr pot
This is a really different evergreen bush. It has dark green prickly rosemary like foliage. From winter into summer it bears clusters of rose red exotic flowers. Needs free draining lime free soil in a sunny sheltered spot. Surprisingly tough & tolerant.
Banksia menziesii can take the form either of a medium sized gnarled tree or a smaller but more spreading shrub.It has serrated grey to green foliage but it is largely grown for its spectacular autumn inflorescences which are two tone of pink and golden yellow.
The Acorn Banksia is a large shrub or tree with smooth grey bark growing to ten metres in height. The leaves are long and narrow growing to about 25 cm long and 2 cm wide with triangular lobes on the margins making a distinctive saw-toothed edge.
Banksia praemorsa is one of the hardier Western Australian banksias in areas with humid summers; broad leaveﾒs about 50 mm long by 15 mm wide with toothed margins. The cylindrical flower spikes are conspicuous and up to 350 mm long by 100 mm diameter at maturity, the yellow coloured flowers appear in winter and spring.