Pomaderris kumeraho Kumarahou Kumarohou is a plant of poor soils and is found from North Cape to Kawhia and the Bay of Plenty. Kumarahou makes lather if the leaves and flowers are crushed and stirred in a bowl of water.
Vitex lucens, also called New Zealand teak or mahogany, is perhaps best known by its Maori name puriri. This is a tree species that is endemic to the North Island of New Zealand, where it is a constituent of coastal and lowland forests.
pohutukawa, New Zealand Christmas tree The spectacular flowers of pohutukawa blaze red during December/Christmas/summer. They can be composed of dozens of individual flowers, each with their distinctive red stamens.