Kennedia Prostrata 'Running Postman'-BUSH TUCKA-25 seeds
Kennedia Prostrata 'Running Postman'-BUSH TUCKA-25 seeds

Kennedia Prostrata 'Running Postman'-BUSH TUCKA-25 seeds

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KENNEDIA PROSTRATA

“Running Postman”

Family: Fabaceae.

Ideal sowing temp: 18-22C.

Position:  Open & sunny once matured.

Preparation: Soak in just-boiled water 10-15 hours before sowing.

Sowing: Sow any swollen seeds on surface of a porous seed raising mix.  Re-soak any seeds that have not swollen.  Sprinkle lightly with seed raising mix

Care:  Keep warm & moist, (18-22C) in a shaded or semi-shaded position.  Water with fine mist spray to avoid disturbance of the seed.

Sprouting: 10-30 days.

Endemic to WA, SA, VIC, NSW and Tasmania, mainly in coastal areas.

Hardy, prostrate ground covering vine to 2m with pea-shaped red and yellow flowers occurring over the cooler months from April to November.

Prefers a dry, light-medium soil in an open sunny position.  Drought and frost resistant.

Scarlet pea-type flowers can be sucked to obtain sweet nectar. Flowers can also be used as a salad garnish or they be added to water where they’ll release a delicious nectar. The leaves can be steeped in hot water to create a liquorice-flavoured tea.

The Chakra Garden cannot take any responsibility for any adverse effects from the use of plants. 

Always seek advice from a professional before eating or using a plant medicinally.

****Please note: these are seeds (we are NOT selling these as live plants). Quarantine restrictions and costs prohibit us from selling these seeds to WA, Tas, and Internationally.


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