Additional information for Kowhai, North Island - 170SS

Kowhai, North Island - 170SS

Kowhai, North Island - 170SS

Details  North Island Kowhai has larger more widely spaced leaves than the other seven species of kowhai it grows naturally in eastern North Island but will grow just as well in the South Island.

Propagation: Seed is best sown in autumn to allow for stratification, or this can be done by placing in the fridge for 6 weeks, then a chip removed from the side of the seed with something like a steak knife, this allows moisture to enter helping germination.

Botanical name  sophora tetraptera
Price per packet  $4.00
Packet contents  30
Grower name  Sarah Smith