Story: Conifer–broadleaf forests

Tawa forest

Tawa forest

This is a remnant of pre-European conifer–broadleaf forest at Ōtari–Wilton’s Bush in Wellington city. Rimu and northern rātā emerge above a canopy of tawa.

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John Dawson, 'Conifer–broadleaf forests - Central and southern forests', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 September 2023)

Story by John Dawson, published 24 Sep 2007