street name: Coast Banksia

god-given name: Integrifolia

colors available: Dark green and beige

meaning: (none)

seasonality: year-round availability

cost: $7-12/bunch

tips & tricks & facts:

  • These leaves are dark green on the top with a smooth texture and ridged with a beige color on the bottom
  • The stems are hearty so these make excellent support for more delicate flowers
  • This is protea foliage (and we loveeee protea around here)
  • While this foliage is from a tropical plant, paired with the right ingredients it can take on a very moody quality