Kōrero: Conifers

Tōtara bark (2 o 4)

Tōtara bark

Tōtara has thick, stringy bark that peels off in long strips. In the past, the strips were used to splint limbs, thatch roofs, and were fashioned into containers.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10026387
Photograph by Les Molloy

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Conifers - Tōtara group', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12658/totara-bark (accessed 25 January 2022)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007