B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Sophora flavescens is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - shrub
Flower or inflorescence:
YELLOW-WHITE, in 30cm. cyl. panicle
4 winged legume
15-23cm., - 19 narrow ovate lfts..nitrogen fixing plant
|Height, in meters: 2
Height, in feet: 6.60
|Sophora flavescens sales history
| Parts of Sophora flavescens are considered toxic.
Synonyms (alternative names) for Sophora flavescens:
|Sophora angustifolia, Sophora flavescens var. angust, Sophora galegoides, Sophora kronei, Sophora sororia,|
Common names for Sophora flavescens:
|(TCM:kushenin,clears heat,jaundice,diarrhoea,etc), Ku Shen, Shrubby Sophora, Yellow Pagoda Tree,|
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|29||: Temperate Forest and Woodland Tree and Shrub Seed List|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
|Not all Oriental Herbs are Culinary, or even edible. Be sure to correctly identify and prepare all herbs and vegetables before use.|
|40||: Shrub Seed List, Hardy and Tender|
|51||: Chinese Native and Introduced Plants|
|98||: Erosion Control Plant Seed List|
|146||: Standard Trainable Plants|
|169||: Sandy Soil Plant Seed List|
|173||: Land Reclamation Plant Shrub and Tree List|
|185||: Plant Species whose germination is improved by Smoke|
|"Smoke" contains a butenolide compound produced by certain plants when heated, it speeds up or starts the germination of seeds from many different genera.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Sophora flavescens seeds will usually germinate in 10-21 days.
Chip and soak seeds.