Plant name: Blunt leaf bitter pea
Plant type: shrubs / bushes / trees
Origin: NSW, ACT, VIC, Qld.
Cultural notes: Prefers well drained soils in full sun or part shade.
Maintenance: Responds well to a light pruning after flowering and a native plant fertilizer in spring and autumn.
Tolerates: Frost tolerant.
Flowering season: Spring and Summer.
Flower colour: Dense spikes of pea style flowers, yellow and red-brown in colour.
Foliage colour: Glossy dark green leaves are broad and blunt in shape and up to 5cm long.
Width: up to 2m
Height: up to 2m
Plant spacing: 50cm apart
Recommended uses: Useful understory plant, particularly attractive when flowering. Improves soil by fixing nitrogen.
Description: An open multistemmed erect shrub growing to 2m in Height: and Width:. Yellow and red pea style flowers in spring and summer.