Parrot Bush (Banksia sessilis)

Botanical names:
Banksia sessilis Accepted
Dryandra sessilis Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Plant Height: up to 20 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Late winter or early spring
Spring
Late spring or early summer
Winter
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Other info: Germination takes 5 to 6 weeks

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Location: Bold Park, Perth, Western AustraliaDate: 2009-08-10Photo courtesy of: Hesperian
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Date: 2009-07-02Photo courtesy of: SatuSuro
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Date: 2007-10-05Photo courtesy of: SatuSuro
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Location: Very old Banksia sessilis tree bark in Strettle Road Reserve, Glen Forrest, Western AustraliaDate: 2012-08-13Photo courtesy of: Photographs by SatuSuro...commons.wikimedia.or
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Date: 2009-09-15Photo courtesy of: Photographs by Gnangarra...commons.wikimedia.o
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Location: Banksia sessilis thicket as regrowth in cleared power line area - Sawyers Valley, Western AustraliaDate: 2009-03-28Photo courtesy of: Photographs by SatuSuro...commons.wikimedia.or
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