Plants → Magnoliophyta → Magnoliopsida → Proteales → Proteaceae Juss. → Banksia L.f. → Banksia drummondii (Meisn.) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele → Banksia drummondii subsp. macrorufa (A.S.George) A.R.Mast & K.R.Thiele
Non-lignotuberous shrub, to 1.5 m high, to 2 m wide. Fl. yellow & red, Jan. Sand & gravel.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Mallee.
IBRA Subregions: Western Mallee.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Kent.
Shrubs, 1-1.5 m high; branchlets hairy. Leaves petiolate, alternate, 250-355 mm mm long, 25-28 mm wide, hairy; petiole 40-150 mm long; lamina flat, once divided, pinnately divided, deeply divided or divided to the midrib, with 9-15 lobes on each side, the margins recurved. Inflorescences tomentose (with matted or tangled, soft, woolly hairs), brown; innermost bracts 12-20 mm long, hairy. Perianth 36-38 mm long, hairy, all over, limb apex silky (with soft, shiny and appressed hairs), without awns; pistil 52-60 mm long, curved, style glabrous. Follicles glabrous, obovate, 16-20 mm long. Flowers in January or February. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Mallee (MAL) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Two (P2).
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