Sophora microphylla - Kowhai(NZ Native)
Small tree to 10m with wide spreading drooping branches, small fern like leaves & golden yellow flowers. The most widespread of the NZ Kowhai's. Grows naturally throughout NZ on forest margins & in open places.
Recommended pre germination seed treatment: Seed requires scarification before sowing. Mechanical scarification works best for this species. Reasonable results can also be achieved with hot water treatment. (For details refer to Propagation Information under the 'Customer Service' tab at top of the page )
Viable seed per gram: Approximately 12
Packets of 50 seeds $12
25 grams $34