Banksia study group
Australia has over 170 banksias and the species is named after the botanist, Sir Joseph Banks. The genus of Dryandra have now been incorporated into the Banksia family.
For more information about the Banksia Study Group, please see the ANPSA site: http://anpsa.org.au/banksSG/index.html
Study Groups focus on researching and learning about specific Australian plants (usually a genus or a related group of genera).
Our plant database has profiles of such plants for your garden. See here for the plant database.
Banksia 'High Noon', looking like an echidna!
Banksia blechnifolia, a hardy ground cover
Banksia growing in the bush at Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden