Story: Acclimatisation

Aute (3rd of 3)

Aute

The aute (paper mulberry) was one of several plant species brought to New Zealand by Polynesians. The others include kūmara, yams, taro, gourd, and perhaps the Pacific Island cabbage tree.

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How to cite this page:

Carl Walrond, 'Acclimatisation - Improving upon nature', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/17456/aute (accessed 1 February 2023)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 24 Nov 2008