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Siberian Pea Shrub seeds

Siberian Pea Shrub seeds

Botanical name  Caragana arborescens
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    perennial  shrub  legume 
Price  $4.9030 seeds
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Laburnum

Laburnum

Common name  Golden chain or golden rain tree
Details  Yellow pea-flowers in pendulous leafless racemes 10–40 cm (4–15.5 in) long in spring, which makes them very popular garden trees.

All parts of the plant are poisonous, although mortality is very rare. Symptoms of laburnum poisoning may include intense sleepiness, vomiting, convulsive movements, coma, slight frothing at the mouth and unequally dilated pupils.
Family  Fabaceae
Flowers  Yellow
Diameter  6.00
Height (m)  6
Drought tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Shade / Sun  Full sun / part shade
Soil type  Most
Wind tolerance  Good
Tags    perennial  tree  legume  hardy 
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Laburnum

Laburnum

Common name  Golden chain or golden rain tree
Details  Yellow pea-flowers in pendulous leafless racemes 10–40 cm (4–15.5 in) long in spring, which makes them very popular garden trees.

All parts of the plant are poisonous, although mortality is very rare. Symptoms of laburnum poisoning may include intense sleepiness, vomiting, convulsive movements, coma, slight frothing at the mouth and unequally dilated pupils.
Drought tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    perennial  tree  legume  hardy 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
Thornless Honey Locust Seed

Thornless Honey Locust Seed

Botanical name  Gleditsia triacanthos f.inermis
Details  Excellent shade and autumn colour tree.
Produces very large pods with sticky sweet pulp, valued for stock fodder.
Thrives in the heat and dry.
Drought tolerance  
Jugulone tolerance  
Nitrogen fixer  
Tags    perennial  tree  legume 
Price  $4.9030 seeds
Yellow bush / tree lupine

Yellow bush / tree lupine

Botanical name  Lupinus arboreus
Details  A fast growing woody lupine with yellow flowers. Grows well in poor quality soil and makes a good source of biomass and quick low growing shelter and habitat.
Evergreen  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    legume  perennial  shrub 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
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Hardenbergia vine seeds

Hardenbergia vine seeds

Common name  Coral vine
Botanical name  Hardenbergia
Details  Vigorous evergreen climber native to Australia. Requires a warm, sheltered location. Can grow in dry conditions. Purple or pink and white flowers loved by bees in early spring.
Drought tolerance  
Evergreen  
Frost sensitive  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    perennial  vine  bees  legume 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
Flowers  Pink / purple
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Psoralea Pinnata

Psoralea Pinnata

Common name  fountain bush, penwortel, blue broom, Albany broom, African scurf pea, taylorina, blue psoralea, Dally pine
Botanical name  Psoralea Pinnata
Details  Native to South Africa. Looking a little like rosemary.
Flowers October to December extremely attractive to bees.
Flowering is followed by the production of small pods, each of these contain a single dark brown seed.
Establishes in Gumlands, dry shrubland, coastline, estuaries, bush tracks, forest margins, and fernland, especially in warmer areas.
Will even persist under pines and wattles. It would seem that it can successfully compete with established trees in difficult wet areas.
Family  Fabaceae
Flowers  blue, white, pale purple
Height (m)  1.5 - 4
Drought tolerance  
Evergreen  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Shade / Sun  Full sun to part shade
Soil type  Prefers damp
Wind tolerance  Good
Tags    legume  nitrogen  succession 
False Indigo Seeds

False Indigo Seeds

Botanical name  Amorpha fruticosa
Details  Purple flowering large shrub to small tree growing to 4 meters.

Pour 80 degree water over seeds and soak overnight. Sow just below soil surface at at 20 degrees and water
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    legume   
Price  $4.90half teaspoon (approx. 80 seeds)
Tagasaste (tree lucerne)

Tagasaste (tree lucerne)

Botanical name  Chamaecytisus palmensis
Details  Fast growing, drought resistant nitrogen fixer (legume). This small tree has white flowers which are loved by bees, bumblebees and native pigeon.
Grown as a nurse or support tree during the establishment of more long term tree plantings. Useful as a quick canopy / umbrella over citrus, avocados etc. or used as physical scaffold for climbers such as grape, kiwifruit etc.
Good firewood from mature trees.

Pour hot water over the seeds and soak for 24 hours before planting into course sand.
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    perennial  tree  legume  birds  bees 
Price  $3.9050 seeds
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Kakabeak seeds

Kakabeak seeds

Details  Seeds collected from assorted red and pink flowering shrubs in the blockhill gardens
Drought tolerance  
Frost sensitive  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Propagate    November   January   December   October  
Tags    perennial  shrub  legume  flowers  native 
Price  $4.9030 seeds
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Russell Lupin

Russell Lupin

Botanical name  Lupinus polyphyllus
Details  This leafy plant can grow to a meter and a half with its tall colourful spires of flowers. Being a legume, lupins fix nitrogen in the surrounding soil for use by other plants making them a useful as well as attractive addition to the garden or orchard. They are also a nectar source for bumblebees and other insects.
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    nitrogen  legume  flowers 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
Colour  mixed
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Senna Seeds

Senna Seeds

Common name  glandular senna, downy senna, buttercup bush
Botanical name  Senna multiglandulosa
Details  A fast growing evergreen shrub which become treelike. The leaves are each made up of several pairs of thick, hairy, oval-shaped leaflets each measuring up to about 4 centimeters long. The leaves are studded with visible resin glands between the leaflets.
Evergreen  
Frost sensitive  
Nitrogen fixer  
Perennial  
Tags    perennial  tree  legume  flowers 
Price  $3.9030 seeds
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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