Kōrero: Te Māori i te ohanga

Māra, te rau tau 1700

Māra, te rau tau 1700

He whakaāhua tēnei o tētahi māra ki Tāmaki i te rau tau 1700. E taru ana ngā wāhine i ngā māra me te hauhake i ngā hue mō te kai me ngā kūmara mō te mahi kao. Kei te taha matau ki raro, ko ngā taro, ā, ko ngā hue kei te taha mauī me waenganui. Kei ngā māra nunui ngā kūmara me ngā uwhi.

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Reference: Helen Leach, 1,000 years of gardening in New Zealand. Wellington: Reed Publishing, 1984
Drawing by Nancy Tichborne

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Te Māori i te ohanga - Te ohanga i mua i te taenga mai o te Pākehā', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/25742/mara-te-rau-tau-1700 (accessed 20 May 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 11 Mar 2010