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The scarlet banksia grows as an erect shrub or small tree, generally a...

wikipedia - 11 Sep 2016
The scarlet banksia grows as an erect shrub or small tree, generally around 2–4 m (6.6–13.1 ft) tall, with little lateral spread. However, it can reach 8 metres (26 ft) in height, particularly in the vicinity of Albany. The trunk is generally single at the base before branching, and covered with smooth grey bark that is 2–5 mm (0.079–0.197 in) thick and lacking in lenticels. Peaking in the summer months, the pinkish-brown new growth is densely hairy. The oblong, cordate or obcordate
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Australian plants arrive at Cornwall's Eden Project - 13 May 2017
Jarrah forest is a type of eucalyptus woodland, much of which has been decimated for timber, but which in its complete state contains eucalypts, mixed banksias and the beautiful and weird grass tree Xanthorrhoea australis. Kwongan is the second habitat ...
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Banksias differ on resilience to climate change

Phys.Org - 27 Feb 2015
Australian National University scientist Anne Cochrane recently led the project, investigating drought tolerance during seed germination in B.baxteri, B.coccinea, and B.quercifolia. Seeds from the four Banksia species were collected from high-, ...
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The 2015 Huntington Ball

Pasadena Now - 18 Sep 2015
The event decor will be colorblocked with complementing red arrangements that are created with red roses, red cockscomb, red Gloriosa rothschildiana lilies, Curly willow, exotic Banksia coccinea and berries. The chandeliers will be dressed with Italian ...
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A little bit of Latin grows a long way

Otago Daily Times - 02 Jun 2011
<i>Banksia coccinea</i> is named for Sir Joseph Banks - coccinea refers to the scarlet flowers; simply named using the Latin word for multicoloured, the rose <i>Mutabilis</i> lives up to its name; crassula (thickened leaves) and ovata (oval) sums up ...
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Wildflowers of the Great Southern

ABC Local - 22 Aug 2014
The ABC Great Southern wildflower photo competition has wrapped up for the year, and we had some stellar entries. Take a look through the gallery at wildflowers submitted by listeners and readers around the region. On roadsides, out in the paddocks ...
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The fine art of the first botanical painters

The Times - 12 Aug 2016
She pulls out a drawer and opens a file to reveal the pressed leaves and flowers of an Australian banksia— the genus named after Banks. It is conker brown and shiny and perfectly preserved. “They didn't write ...
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Plantes méditerranéennes

Au jardin, l'actualité - 10 Sep 2015
Le climat méditerranéen, très particulier par sa douceur hivernale mais aussi par sa chaleur et sa sécheresse estivale, permet la culture de plantes peu rustiques venues de divers continents mais aussi ben sûr de végétaux originaires du bassin ...
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Recherche d'une plante

Au jardin, l'actualité - 20 Mar 2017
Cet outil vous permet de rechercher uniquement des plantes par critères parmi notre encyclopédie et de trouver nous l'espérons (!) la plante la plus adaptée à vos souhaits. Pour toutes autres recherches utilisez notre moteur interne disponible sur le ...

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