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Banksia is a genus of around 170 species in the plant family Proteaceae. An Australian wildflower easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting cones" and heads. Despite the large number of flowers per inflorescence, only a few of them ever develop fruit. The fruit of Banksia is a woody follicle embedded in the axis of the inflorescence. These consist of two horizontal valves that tightly enclose the seeds.

Banksia is a genus of around 170 species in the plant family Proteaceae. An Australian wildflower easily recognized by their characteristic flower spikes and fruiting cones" and heads. Despite the large number of flowers per inflorescence, only a few of them ever develop fruit. The fruit of Banksia is a woody follicle embedded in the axis of the inflorescence. These consist of two horizontal valves that tightly enclose the seeds.

Hakea francisiana (Syn - Hakea coriacea) - Cork Tree, Bottlebrush Hakea, Pink Spike Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

Hakea francisiana (Syn - Hakea coriacea) - Cork Tree, Bottlebrush Hakea, Pink Spike Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

Australian natives are a great choice for your garden - growing easily and attracting native birds

Australian natives are a great choice for your garden - growing easily and attracting native birds

Hakea cinerea - Ashy-leaved Hakea, Ashy Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

Hakea cinerea - Ashy-leaved Hakea, Ashy Hakea - © All Rights Reserved - Black Diamond Images

vintage Botanical flower print Australian Wild Flowers Banksia Bottlebrush Grevilea flower art illustration. $17.95, via Etsy.

vintage Botanical flower print Australian Wild Flowers Banksia Bottlebrush Grevilea flower art illustration

vintage Botanical flower print Australian Wild Flowers Banksia Bottlebrush Grevilea flower art illustration. $17.95, via Etsy.

would love to have australian wildflower 'flannel flower' in my bouquet!

would love to have australian wildflower 'flannel flower' in my bouquet!

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