Story: Kauri forest

Leaves (3rd of 3)

Leaves

Kauri leaves are flat, oblong and leathery. Bronze when young, they turn bright green as the tree matures.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Alastair McLean

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Joanna Orwin, 'Kauri forest - How and where kauri grows', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/10020/leaves (accessed 19 October 2017)

Story by Joanna Orwin, published 24 Sep 2007