Images of P?ngao or Ficinia spiralis at google.com
Pingao, Ficinia spiralis is commonly known as golden sand sedge. It is coastal sedge.
Overview of P?ngao or Ficinia spiralis
• It is native to New Zealand. • This plant is used for its leaves for weaving by people of Maori. • When dried the leaves, […]
Images of Megaherbs at google.com
Megaherbs are a collection of herbaceous perennial wildflowers developing in the New Zealand sub-antarctic islands.
Overview of Megaherbs
• These are recognised by their great size, with large leaves and huge and colored blossoms that have evolved as an orientation to the harsh climate conditions on the islands. […]
Images of Flax at google.com
• Flax is a plant which has played a significant part in the cultural and economic background of New Zealand for both the Maori people along with the later European settlers. • The 2 local species and their cultivars are likewise employed as garden plants.
Traditional Maori Uses • […]
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Deschampsia is a genus of grass.
Overview of Deschampsia
• It belongs to the family Poaceae. • It is popularly known as: – hair grass – tussock grass • There are about 30 to 40 species in this genus. • Deschampsia species are used as food plants. • They […]