Pictured above is a mature seed-head of Banksia integrifolia. This small tree often called the Coastal Banksia grows in a wide range of soils, as long as the drainage is decent. All along the East Coast of Australia, this tree makes a wonderful statement.
Whole wheat rhubarb banana bread is made healthier with no refined sugar, butter or oil, but so soft and tender that you’d never be able to tell! The rhubarb adds a nice tart flavor, while the banana balances out the tart with a lovely sweetness.