10 seeds per packet
sow : spring
Crotalaria cunninghamii, also known as the green birdflower, is a perennial shrub growing 1–3 m in height. It has hairy or woolly branches and dull green foliage. The oval leaves are about 30 mm long, the large and greenish pea flowers are streaked with fine black lines, and the club-shaped seed pods are up to 50 mm long. The plant’s flowers grow on long spikes at the ends of its branches. The flower greatly resembles a bird attached by its beak to the central stalk of the flowerhead. Grows in full sun in well drained sandy soils in arid areas.