Kōrero: Pastures

Hills covered with browntop

Hills covered with browntop

Hill country pastures in New Zealand are either dominated by browntop grass or have a high proportion present. It is easy to see how it got its name – from a distance the seed heads appear to form an almost-continuous brown cover.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Melanie Lovell-Smith

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Deric Charlton, 'Pastures - Other grasses', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16348/hills-covered-with-browntop (accessed 24 April 2024)

He kōrero nā Deric Charlton, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008