Banksia aquilonia (A.S.George) A.S.George
George, A.S. (1996) Nuytsia 11(1): 22.
Northern Banksia; White Banksia; Honeysuckle; White Bottlebrush
Oak grain in the wood and a corresponding pattern in the inner blaze.
Cone-like fruits variable, depending on the number of individual flowers which produce seeds. Individual fruits 2-valved with the valves opening as a horizontal slit.
Not widely cultivated but is fast and easy to grow. The cream 'bottlebrush' flowers are produced in profusion and attract numerous birds.