Sophora microphylla – Kowhai

  • Description
Widespread NZ native species. Small green pinnate leaflets. Golden-yellow, tubular 45mm flowers in pendulous racemes, en-masse during spring. Attracts native birds. Excellent small garden specimen.
Height x Width 5.0 x 2.5
Height Range Small 1-5m
Growth Rate Moderate
Plant Type Tree
Shape Round
Country of Origin New Zealand
Similar to Consider Sophora Dragons Gold, Chathamica, Tetraptera
  • Leaf
Leaf Colour Green
  • Flower
Flower Colour Yellow
Fragrant? No
  • Uses
Accent Yes
Bird Feeding Yes
Note: Growth, height and grade information are given in good faith but are subject to natural variables beyond our control.