Description The Sceptre Banksia is a dense spreading shrub growing to six metres in height. The leaves are long and narrow oval-shaped with fine serrations on the edges. It produces very ornamental tall spikes of pale yellow flowers in summer and intermittently at other times of the year. It is a popular flower in the cut flower market and is also used as a dried flower. The plant has a lignotuber.
Habitat grows on and dunes and shrubland
Distribution Banksia sceptrum is found on the west coast of Western Australia from around Geraldton to Shark Bay.