Our Plant of the Month for July is Banksia ericifolia. Banksia ericifolia is an upright Australian native shrub with large golden/orange bottlebrush like flower spikes, which are irresistible to many species of birds. The large vigorous habit makes this an ideal shrub for native plantings, screening and coastal gardens. Suitable for full sun or part shade position. 3-4 metres high. Tolerate s coastal conditions, frost and drought once established.