Banksia - Further Information
Most books dealing with Australian native plants will contain useful information on the botany and horticulture of banksias. There are also a number of Banksia resources on the internet. Some of the most detailed references are listed below.
- Collins, K, Collins, C and George, A (2008), Banksias, Bloomings Books.
- Elliot, W. R and Jones D (1982), The Encyclopaedia of Australian Plants, Vol.2, Lothian Publishing Company Pty Ltd, Melbourne.
- George, A (1981) The Genus Banksia in "Nuytsia" Vol.3 No.3, The Western Australian Herbarium, Department of Agriculture, Western Australia.
- George, A (1996), The Banksia Book, 3rd Edition, Kangaroo Press in association with the Society for Growing Australian Plants.
- Holliday, I and Watton, G (1990), A Field Guide to Banksias, Hamlyn Publishers, Port Melbourne.
- Taylor, A and Hopper, S (1988), The Banksia Atlas, Australian Flora and Fauna Series, No.8, Australian Government Publishing Service.
- Wallace, I (2010), An Illustrated Guide to Eastern Banksias, published by the author.
- Wrigley, J and Fagg, M (1989), Banksias, Waratahs and Grevilleas, Collins Publishers Australia.
Several issues of the Society's journal "Australian Plants" are particularly useful for those interested in Banksia.
- Vol 9, No.71 Jume 1977; Banksia propagation and culture; Growing western Banksia in Canberra.
- Vol 13, No.105 December 1985; Banksia integrifolia and its relatives.
- Vol 14, No.114 March 1988; Description of eastern Banksia species with many photos.
- Vol 15, No.124 September 1990; Description of western Banksia species with many photos; The Banksia flower.
- Vol 20, No.158 March 1999; Banksia coccinea cultivars; Banksia - detailed review of botany, cultivation and propagation.
- Vol 20, No.160 September 1999; Banksia plagiocarpa; some notes on northern Queensland banksias
- Vol.21 No.166 March 2001; Detailed report on Banksia propagation and cultivation; In-vitro propagation.
- Vol.21 No.173 December 2002; Banksia in Horticulture; Banksia tricuspis; numerous photos.
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