Queensland Native Seeds

Banksia oblongifolia

Scientific NameBanksia oblongifolia
Common Name(s)Fern-Leaved Banksia


"Shrub to 3 m tall, with lignotuber. Bark smooth, grey-brown." (Flora of Australia)


"On flats and swamp margins in sandy clay or clay-loam, in open forest, woodland and tall shrubland (Wallum); also on sandstone or granite ridges in open forest." (Flora of Australia)

Banksia oblongifolia will hold seed for long periods of time and can be harvested at leisure.

Historical Notes


"Occurs in Qld and N.S.W., between Bundaberg and Ulladulla, mostly near the coast, but also on the Blackdown Tableland, Qld." (Flora of Australia)

Distribution Map | Banksia oblongifolia | Queensland Native Seeds

Banksia oblongifolia | fruit | Queensland Native Seeds
Banksia oblongifolia | habit | 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