Kōrero: Tall broadleaf trees

Tawa (1 o 2)


Tawa (Beilschmiedia tawa) is one of the most common lowland forest trees of the North Island and northern South Island. It grows as a canopy or understorey tree in mixed conifer–broadleaf forest. Tawa’s light green, willow-like foliage is quite distinctive.

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Photographs by Alastair McLean

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Tall broadleaf trees - Trees of fertile lowlands', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13729/tawa (accessed 6 July 2022)

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