SOPHORA

Commonly known as

Genus of about 50 species of herbaceous perennials and deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs, widely distributed in tropical and temperate regions, found mostly in dry valleys and woodland and on rocky slopes of hills and mountains.

Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
  • Evergreen
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their elegant pinnate leaves and pea-like flowers. Require long, hot summers to flower well
    Pests & Diseases
    Trouble free
    Place of origin
    Widely distributed in tropical and temperate regions.
  • Soil Conditions
    Well drained, dry, poor to moderately fertile soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    (People & Pets)

Buy Varieties of SOPHORA

SOPHORA davidii

SOPHORA davidii

grey, downy and eventually spiny branches. Small bluish-white pea flowers

 
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SOPHORA 'Little Baby'

SOPHORA 'Little Baby'

Dwarf kowhai

grows a tangle of interlacing branches which are golden in colour. Small bright yellow flowers. Grows to only 3-4 feet and is frost hardy to -10 ° C

 
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£15.00 each 
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SOPHORA macrocarpa

SOPHORA macrocarpa

Mayo

a species which flowers at an early age with very large yellow flowers in short racemes in May

 
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£20.00 each 
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SOPHORA microphylla 'Dragon's Gold'

SOPHORA microphylla 'Dragon's Gold'

Kowhai

lacy dark green foliage and tubular golden yellow flowers.

 
£16.00 each 
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£25.00  
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SOPHORA microphylla 'Sun King'

SOPHORA microphylla 'Sun King'

Kowhai

extremely hardy plant with bright yellow clusters of claw-like flowers in profusion over a long period in late winter and spring

 
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SOPHORA tetraptera

SOPHORA tetraptera

Kowhai

tubular yellow pea-shaped flowers in long drooping clusters. Needs a sunny south facing wall

 
£17.00 each 
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Available again from summer 2022 - Could be any time, June through to end August. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.

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