Beautiful Kowhai earrings.
The image comes from a range of NZ native flora stamps released in the 1960’s
Sophora microphylla is woody legume medium to a large tree in the genus Sophora and is native to New Zealand. It is the most common of the eight species. They can have a mature height of 8m. It is endemic throughout the main islands of New Zealand but scarce in parts of Northland.
Nickel free metal for sensitive ears.
16mm round image set under glass.
Available in silver or bronze and long or short hooks.
The long hooks hang at approx 6cm
For more information and photos visit http://www.terrain.net.nz/friends-of-te-henui-group/trees-native-botanical-names-r-to-z/kowhia.html