Kōrero: Te ao tūroa

Snow groundsel (Dolichoglottis)

Pūwharetāiko (snow groundsel)

Kitea ai te pūwharetāiko (Dolichoglottis) ki ngā maunga o Te Wai Pounamu me Rakiura. Hei ngā marama o Tīhema me Hānuere ka puāwai ōna putiputi kiritea, kōwhai. Ahakoa te mea e 10% anake o te whenua o Aotearoa kei runga ake i te rāina puihi, kitea ai ki reira ngā momo tipu e 600 neke atu.

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Carl Walrond, 'Te ao tūroa - Te wao nui a Tāne', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/2684/puwharetaiko-snow-groundsel (accessed 26 June 2019)

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