Swamp Banksia

Banksia robur

This Australian native naturally inhabits wet areas. It is commonly spotted throughout Queensland and New South Wales and favours open, sunny positions. This shrub is identified by the large, yellowish-golden flower heads that attract many nectar-eating birds and insects!

Distribution: Queensland and New South Wales

Height: 2.5 metres

Width: 0.5-2 metres

Season: Winter and early Spring

Location at Australia Zoo: Koala Walk Through

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