Raranga Putiputi - How to make a Rose out of Flax with one strip
The Silver fern (Cyathea dealbata) is endemic to New Zealand. The unfurling frond is the basis for the Maori koru symbol.
Phormium tenax (New Zealand flax)
Devil's Punchbowl, New Zealand
weaving flax tutorials
Libertia peregrinans, or new Zealand iris, with spiky amber stems makes a dramatic and unexpected statement. Fragrant white blossoms, which appear in the spring, add to the allure of this unusual plant.