New Zealand Flax - Said to be the best plant for home made twine. Shade loving. Wet or dry soil. Use leaves fresh for twine - cut and split them. P. 'rubrum' is one of the more subtle looking ones.

New Zealand Flax - Said to be the best plant for home made twine. Shade loving. Wet or dry soil. Use leaves fresh for twine - cut and split them. P. 'rubrum' is one of the more subtle looking ones.

Pseudopanax crassifolius (Lancewood) - is a New Zealand native tree belonging to the family Araliaceae and It is found throughout New Zealand from sea level up to about 750m. It is one of the oddities in New Zealand's forest. This tree will happily grow in a container, perfect for a roof terrace.

Pseudopanax crassifolius (Lancewood) - is a New Zealand native tree belonging to the family Araliaceae and It is found throughout New Zealand from sea level up to about 750m. It is one of the oddities in New Zealand's forest. This tree will happily grow in a container, perfect for a roof terrace.

Dacrydium Cupressinum, common name "Rimu" - origin New Zealand | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Dacrydium Cupressinum, common name "Rimu" - origin New Zealand | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Kaka Beak - New Zealand Native.. Mum had lots of these bushes growing in Gisborne...

Kaka Beak - New Zealand Native.. Mum had lots of these bushes growing in Gisborne...

Nikau palm, the only palm endemic to New Zealand, with it's 'fruit salad' (the fruit changes colours).

Nikau palm, the only palm endemic to New Zealand, with it's 'fruit salad' (the fruit changes colours).

New Zealand Native Tree, Kowhai (Sophora tetraptera)

New Zealand Native Tree, Kowhai (Sophora tetraptera)

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