Sophora longicarinata – (Limestone Kowhai)

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Tree heights and widths are indicative only and will be affected by the environmental conditions of the site the tree is planted in.


A distinct kowhai found on the limestone hills of Takaka in the Nelson province. Forms a slender small tree with tiny fresh green leaves. Has large pale yellow flowers which nectar seeking birds adore. Excellent street tree. Flowers from October to January. Evergreen tree that grows at a moderate rate to reach 3m (H) x 2m (W) in 10 years.

Additional information

Growth Rate



Attracts Bees, Attracts Birds, Street

Mature Height

3m – 5m

Flower Colour