Hovea Pea

Scientific Name: 
Hovea acutifolia
Family Name: 
Fabaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
Shrub with dainty purple flowers.
Plant Height: 
to 4m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Bee Fodder
Harvest Period: 
Early spring
Of Interest: 
Fresh cooked. Young pea seed pods edible. Bees love it.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Plant Type: 
Shrub
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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