Necklace Pod

(Sophora Tomentosa)

The species are native to southeast Euorpe, southern Asia, Austrialia, the islands of the Pacific Ocean and western Sotuh America.

Category:
Shrubs
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
6-10 Ft

Spacing:
2.5-3 Ft

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 10a
USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 °C (35 °F)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 °C (40 °F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:
Blooms repeatedly

Foliage:
Silver/Gray
Smooth-Textured

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Propagation Methods:
Direct sow as soon as the ground can be worked

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds