Latin: Sesbania tomentosa
STATUS: Endemic, critically endangered, Medium hard to propagate.
There are many varieties of ‘Ohai, from sprawling ground cover to 6 meter tall plants. 0-850m in elevation.
Flower: Color of flower is from salmon to light orange.
Leaves: Are always green/silver about 4 cm long and consist of about nine to nineteen pairs of leaflets.
When this plant is grown at the higher elevations it is done so in a greenhouse to produce flowers and save the plant from mold. This is a plant that does like a dry environment to grow in.