Gardening with Indigenous Plants
Indigenous Plant Use
Identification & Control of Common Weeds
|Botanical Name:||Pultenaea gunnii ssp. gunnii|
|Common Name:||golden bush-pea|
|Sold As:||Tube ($2.00)|
|Low Growing Shrub (30 cm to 1 m), Medium Shrub (1 to 2 m)|
|Full Sun, Partial Shade
|0.5-1.5 m x 0.5 m|
|Foliage:||Tiny egg-shaped dark green leaves to 6mm long.|
|Flowers:||Clusters of bright yellow-orange and dark red pea flowers in mass display at the end of branches from September to October.|
|Wiry erect or straggling shrub. Spectacular in flower, may be grown under established trees.|
Scarify seed before sowing.
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds. Properly cleaned, seed can be successfully stored.