Jackie French: Why banksias deserve a better name

Jackie French
June 18 2023 - 5:30am
Our lemon-coloured wattangaree (also known as banksia). Picture by Jackie French
Our lemon-coloured wattangaree (also known as banksia). Picture by Jackie French

The observant reader of this column may have noticed I've never written about banksias.

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Jackie French

Jackie French

Canberra Times columnist

Jackie French is an Australian author, historian, ecologist and honourary wombat (part time), 2014-2015 Australian Children' Laureate and 2015 Senior Australian of the Year. She also writes a gardening column for The Canberra Times.

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