Kowhai

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Kowhai flowers (Sophora microphylla)

The blaze of yellow kowhai crowning the New Zealand forest is a sure sign of spring. The leaves, flower buds and open flowers are important food sources for native birds, and the flowers are also sources of nectar for honeyh eaters, and it is these birds, not bees, that are the tree's pollinators. Kowhai are small, woody legume trees in the genus Sophora native to New Zealand. There are eight species, S. microphylla being the most common. Kowhai trees grow throughout the country and are a…

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PlantFiles Pictures: Sophora Species, Kowhai (Sophora microphylla) by bootandall

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Kowhai - NZ's National Flower

Maori Name:- Kowhai Common Name:- Kowhai, meaning Yellow Botanical Name:- Sophora microphylla The Kowhai is the national flower of New Zealand. When the New Zealand native Kowhai trees flower you know it's springtime. This is NZ’s special flower – the Kowhai, it is pronounced: “KO-FI”. In Maori, the letters “WH” are pronounced as an “F”

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kowhai flowers

flowers of a native kowhai tree (Sophora species, Leguminosae, Fabaceae) planted outside the entrance to the visitors' center, Te Haruhi Bay, Shakespear Regional Park, Auckland, New Zealand

Bloom for May 14 Sophora microphylla (Kowhai) 'Sun King'. Photo by LawrenceM. Blue Orchids, Yellow Flowers, Pretty Flowers, Wild Flowers, Wedding Flower Arrangements, Flower Bouquet Wedding, Bridal Bouquets, Wedding Centerpieces, Floral Arrangements

PlantFiles Pictures: Sophora, Kowhai 'Sun King' (Sophora microphylla) by LawrenceM

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N. New Zealand Kowhai Kowhai or botanically known as Sophora Microphylla, is a beautiful yellow or golden flower.

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Summer Bells by Jane Puckey

Limited Edition PrintImage size in millimetres: 315 x 315Edition of 200 prints. Printed with pigment-based inks on acid-free 308gsm Hahnemuhle Rag paper suitable for museum or gallery display. Signed, numbered and titled by the artist. Astonishingly lifelike Kowhai flowers feature in this superb limited edition print by Auckland artist Jane Puckey. The yellow of the blooms contrasting perfectly with the deep turquoise of the background sea. Like this Jane Puckey print? You will find more…

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