Banksia integrifolia

Common Name:

Coast Banksia



Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):

Wannon, Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory, East Gippsland (ENPTWXZ) also Qld, NSW, Tas
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Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):

Coastal woodlands and scrub 1

Flower Description:

Yellow 2


Erect tree to 25 m high 2

Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):

This species has spatula shaped leaves that are not toothed when mature. The bark is grey and rough, and thicker than Banksia saxicola 1


Image: Mike Bayly
Image: Mike Bayly
Image: Mike Bayly

Links to more images:

Atlas of Living Australia MELU

Links to description of this species:

NSW Flora VicFlora

Conservation status:

Not threatened


1 Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.
2 Walsh, N. G. and Entwisle, T. J. “Flora of Victoria”, volumes 2 (1994), 3 (1996) and 4 (1999). Inkata Press, Port Melbourne, Victoria