Māori Plant Use

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BEST Elsdon 1909. Māori forest lore. Part II. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute 41 : 231 -286
AUTHOR: BEST Elsdon
PUBLICATION DATE: 1909
TITLE: Māori forest lore. Part II
PUBLISHER: Transactions of the New Zealand Institute.
NOTES: Section on pp 231-234 on flax varieties, cultivation practices and uses. (Varieties listed under other records).
Pp 234-235, describes plants used for scents. Other sections on lizards, insects, molluscs, kiore, birds.
LINK WORDS: flax cultivar, fauna, harakeke, scent, flax fibre
RECORD NUMBER: 2027