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a gorgeous blue winged tui perching on a red-flowering flax tree branch (NZ) Tui Bird, Reptiles, Flax Flowers, Flax Plant, Nz Art, Kiwiana, Color Theory, Bird Feathers, Beautiful Birds
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How Kiwi is this - a gorgeous blue winged tui perching on a red-flowering flax tree branch.

Pikopiko cooked to perfection exactly how I like it, dripping with "wai kutae"… Kiwi Recipes, Fermented Foods, Recipe Collection, Fitness Diet, New Zealand, High Level, Good Food, Food Porn, Favorite Recipes
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Pikopiko cooked to perfection exactly how I like it, dripping with "wai kutae", mussel stock. With aroma's similar to asparagus scented with a strong New Zealand native forest flavour, this native vegetable is prized at a high level in the kitchens of the Marae and home. Now marketed as a fiddlehead vegetable in restaurants across New Zealand, it has earnt its rightful place amongst our mainstream vegetables. ka pai tera.

The leaves of the kawakawa plant have a long history of medicinal use. They are still very popular with traditional practitioners for preparing rongoā. Healing Herbs, Medicinal Plants, Herbal Remedies, Natural Remedies, Tonic Drink, Types Of Christmas Trees, Types Of Herbs, Wild Edibles, Native Plants
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Kawakawa tea

This series of photographs shows the simple process of making kawakawa tea. First, pick fresh leaves of the kawakawa tree, a common native shrub. Leaves with holes eaten by insects are especially suitable because they have the most concentrated medicinal properties. Boil the leaves in water ...

Kawakawa tree fruit ripening (Macropiper excelsum), a NZ native shrub, New Zealand (NZ). The fruit of the kawakawa are eaten ,its peppery flavour is unique and tongue fire hot . medicinal treatment to soothe tooth ache and swollen gums .

Kawakawa tree fruit ripening (Macropiper excelsum), a NZ native shrub, New Zealand (NZ).

Kawakawa tree fruit ripening (Macropiper excelsum), a NZ native shrub, New Zealand (NZ) stock photo. Quality New Zealand images by well known photographer Rob Suisted, Nature's Pic Images.

Totara tree - Podocarpus totara

Totara tree - Podocarpus totara

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.

Kūmarahou Most medicinal uses of kūmarahou were recorded in the 1900s. The leaves were boiled and used as a soothing and healing agent. The juice of the leaves was also used in baths. Drinking the liquid in which leaves had been boiled was said to be good for rheumatism and asthma.

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Kawakawa fire

Native New Zealand kawakawa leaf blended with lemongrass and ginger. An uplifting and warming brew.

KUMARAHOU TONIC It can be used for chest complaints, bronchitis, asthma, as a general tonic, and is also a blood purifier and helpful for arthritis. For young and old. Homemade Products, Healing Herbs, Medicinal Plants, Asthma, Herbal Medicine, Lotions, Herbal Remedies, Arthritis, Apothecary
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KUMARAHOU TONIC It can be used for chest complaints, bronchitis, asthma, as a general tonic, and is also a blood purifier and helpful for arthritis. For young and old.

Learn about Māori culture and customs – from tattooing to medicine, musical instruments to Matariki. New Zealand Flax, How To Heal Burns, Healing Burns, Essential Fatty Acids, Medicinal Plants, Castor Oil, Native Plants, Horticulture, Maori

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Learn about Māori culture and customs – from tattooing to medicine, musical instruments to Matariki.­

Manuka oil is one of the key ingredients in Fungavir solution, yet you wont find. Manuka Tree, Manuka Oil, Toenail Fungus Remedies, Toenail Fungus Treatment, Fungal Rash, Laser Eye Surgery Cost, Toe Fungus, Medicinal Plants, Maori
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Manuka oil is one of the key ingredients in Fungavir solution, yet you wont find it in most nail fungus treatments. Most people don't know the power of Manuka Oil. It has been said to be nature's greatest secret when it comes to skin problems such as athletes foot, fungus and rashes. The scientific community is just starting to appriciate the Manuka tree for its medicinal qualities yet the Maori's of New Zealand have used Manuka oil for hundreds of years in combating different ailments.

Kawakawa Healing balm/salve

Kawakawa Healing balm/salve

Kawakawa Pod Tonic Medicinal Plants, Chili, Medicine, Soup, Gardening, Fish, Traditional, Meat, Desserts
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Kawakawa Pod Tonic