Tree Medick


Medicago arborea


Native to: Mediterranean
Number of Seeds: 10

Description: Tree Medick, is a small, slowish growing evergreen tree that grows 3-4m high. Indigenous to the Mediterranean basin. It is a great nitrogen fixing pioneer plant for forest gardens, producing large quantities of foliage biomass for mulch and fodder. Flowering after the Siberian pea tree these flowers release amazingly strong sweet fragrance around the area calling the bees and producing seeds for birds. Seed drops in January February.

Planting Instructions: Early autumn or early spring. Scarify – Place seeds in a tin can/glass and pure boiling water, let soak for 24 hours. Scatter in seed trays. At the end of the first growth spurt prick out into pots. Once 5cm tall, transplant into 1L bags. Plant into permanent position when 50cm high.