The Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) is an endemic passerine bird of New Zealand.
A Tui a native birds of New Zealand feeding on a nectar of flax flower.
How Kiwi is this - a gorgeous blue winged tui perching on a red-flowering flax tree branch.
Native New Zealand Flax by Margaret Tooley
Tui_1212_01 by Neil G Robertson
Tui (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae) Huge collection of Tui photos by Steve Attwood
Tuis on flax, are fun to spot along your journey. . .and check the colours on these birds when the sun shines on them, amazing, in New Zealand
In Summer the flax blossoms run wich with nectar. Phormium tenax (New Zealand Flax)
New Zealnd Flax (Phormium tenax), with its only pollinator, the Tui bird (Prosthemadera novaeseelandiae).
Flax Flower and Tui by Craig Platt
Phormium tenax in flower
New Zealand native mountain flax (Phormium cookianum) flower heads, New Zealand (NZ). Rob Suisted Photography (naturepics.com)
The Tui a Native New Zealand Bird, sitting atop a flax flower.
Karamea Harakeke : NZ Flax Flower