Māori Plant Use

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COLENSO William 1869. On the Māori Races of New Zealand. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 1 (2) : 1 -76
AUTHOR: COLENSO William
PUBLICATION DATE: 1869
TITLE: On the Māori Races of New Zealand
PUBLISHER: Transactions of the New Zealand Institute.
NOTES: A key reference. An essay on the Māori written for the New Zealand Exhibition, 1865 - physiology, social structure, daily life and customs, food, language, origins, modern history. Topics of ethnobotanical interest are sections on food (both cultivated and wild), textile manufacturing (Phormium), and ornamentals.
LINK WORDS: harakeke, wild food, Keyref, scent, Broussonetia, domestic, flax fibre, aute, cultivation, flax
RECORD NUMBER: 2618