Our Plants

Grown locally, seed sourced native species that are strong and thrive into the future.

Sophora microphylla

Small leguminous tree with attractive fern-like foliage. Tangled juvenile stage leads to a stately adult tree. Flowers profusely from September-November. Nectar attractive to birds. It's a semi-deciduous tree that can retain or lose leaves depending on the severity of winter, although it's hardy enough to weather almost any conditions.  Primarily a coastal species it also grows on alluvial river terraces, flood plains and lake margins in mixed podocarp/hardwood forests.

https://www.nzpcn.org.nz/flora/species/sophora-microphylla/

 

 

 

Plant Type

Tree

Full Sixe H x W

8m x 3m

Soil Type

Dry and free draining
Sandy soil
Loamy soil
Heavy soil

Tolerations

Full sun
Partial shade
Salt winds
Frost hardy
Extended dry conditions

Environmental

Provide shade/shelter

Wildlife

Attracts bees
Attracts birds
Attracts insects

Diverse Plant Range

Important for plant health and
a balanced life to the land

Reared from Seed

Plants will grow and establish faster, stronger and look fantastic quicker

Purposeful Planting

Usefull for shelter, water retention and wildlife benefits

Our passion lies in demonstrating the sustainability of planting in a method that has zero negative impact on land and resources but rather leave them in a better state.