Queensland Native Seeds

Banksia integrifolia

Scientific NameBanksia integrifolia
Common Name(s)Coast Banksia


"Tree to 25 m tall, fire tolerant. Bark roughly tessellated." (Flora of Australia)


"Follicles usually opening when mature, within a year of flowering." (Flora of Australia)

The seed of Coast Banksia is usually required by nurseries for controlled propagation. The seed collector may need to distinguish three subspecies of Banksia integrifolia. They are Banksia integrifolia subsp. integrifolia, Banksia integrifolia subsp. monticola and Banksia integrifolia subsp. compar.

Historical Notes


"Widespread along the east coast and inland to the nearby mountains, from Proserpine, Qld, to Port Phillip Bay, Vic." (Flora of Australia)

Distribution Map | Banksia integrifolia | Queensland Native Seeds

References and Related Links

Flora of Australia. Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra. [Date Accessed: 27th Sept 2019] http://www.ausflora.org.au