Kowhai seeds

Kowhai seeds

Botanical name  Sophora tetraptera
Details  Large yellow flowers from September to November loved by bellbird and tui.
Seed requires scarification before sowing. Mechanical scarification works best for this species. Reasonable results can also be achieved with hot water treatment.
Drought tolerance  
Evergreen  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    native  legume  flowers 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
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Kowhai

Kowhai

Botanical name  Sophora tetraptera
Details  Small leguminous tree with attractive fern-like foliage. Tangled juvenile stage leads to a stately adult tree.
Flowers profusely from September - November. Nectar is very attractive to birds, but can be toxic to honey bees.
Semi-deciduous. Hardy to cold and wind.
New Zealand native
Flowers  Yellow
Diameter  3.00
Height (m)  8
Drought tolerance  
Evergreen  
Nitrogen fixer  
Shade / Sun  Full sun - part shade
Wind tolerance  High
Only 6 in stock Add to Order

 tags

native  legume  flowers