Story: Tall broadleaf trees

Rewarewa (1st of 2)

Rewarewa

Rewarewa is a fast-growing tree, easily recognised by its distinctive tall conical crown, which towers above most other forest trees. Its adult leaves are about 10–15 centimetres long, thick and coarsely toothed.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Tall broadleaf trees - Forest giants', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/13735/rewarewa (accessed 26 February 2020)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Sep 2007