Koru - The unfolding spiral tipped shoots of the New Zealand silver fern plant become new fern fronds. Thus the reference to new life or a new start. Especially in Maori culture, these Koru have a strong symbolical meaning.
Two Tui by Greg Straight at New Zealand Fine Prints
Maori style kiwi pattern, very easy to make into a beautiful pillow, framed artwork or maybe even as part of a quilt.
The Koru represents the fern frond as it opens… …
Small Fantail On Kowhai. Like the silhouette style
Koru Frond Black
Pohutukawa Flowers idea for decoration
New Zealand art: Huia in Flight
New Zealand fern by KayKay, tagged with: black, white, fern, koru.
Koru: The koru (Māori for "loop") is a spiral shape based on the shape of a new unfurling silver fern frond and symbolizing new life, growth, strength and peace - Source: Wikipedia