Native Region: Europe, North Africa
Zone Range: 07-10
Preferred Climate: Temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 30 August, 2016
Seed count: 12-15
Vigorous deciduous shrub with pinnate leaves. Bears yellow flowers in racemes to 5 inches long, followed by green seed pods that later turn translucent. Height/spread 10 feet. The genus Colutea is now in the family Leguminosae.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn or spring. Grow in moderately-fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.