New Zealand was one of the last places on earth to be reached by humans. In this short time, people have struck up a remarkable relationship with the trees; using them for medicine, food, construction, recreation, spirituality, and scientific endeavours.

Click on a plant below to learn about its role in history,  it’s interaction with people, and how it has been put to use over the years.

celery-pine     karaka     Kawakawa.png     Kumarahou     Lemonwood     manuka     Mapou     ngaio     nikau     pohutukawa    Pukatea     puriri     rimu     tawa     totara     tree-fuchsia     tutu     wharangi     whau


Shrubs, Grasses, Ferns & Vines

bush-lawyer     Kiekie 2     Mangemange
Pingao     supplejack 

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