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Trichomanes reniforme. Kopakopa. Kidney fern.

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Cardiomanes reniforme

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Leaves used to scent oil (Best 1942)

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Leaves used to heal ulcers (Kerry-Nicholls 1886).

However, as Brooker, Cambie and Cooper 1987 point out, it is possible that he misidentified the plant, since kopakopa is a Māori name for Plantago species, which has similar uses.

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28 May 2007
13 June 2020
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