Māori Plant Use

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COLENSO William 1869. On the geographic and economic botany of the North Island of New Zealand. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 1(2): 1-58
AUTHOR: COLENSO William
PUBLICATION DATE: 1869
TITLE: On the geographic and economic botany of the North Island of New Zealand
PUBLISHER: Transactions of the New Zealand Institute.
NOTES: General description of vegetation of North Island: plant species listed by latitude and altitude, and whether common or localised. Colenso describes plant foods, both cultivated and wild; fibre plants; timber trees and uses; medicinal uses; ornamental and cosmetic uses; dyes. These uses are described under the individual plant records.
LINK WORDS: beverage, wild food, dyes, medicinal, Keyref, scent, domestic, fibre plants
RECORD NUMBER: 1953