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Phormium tenax 'Tuhora'. Harakeke cultivar.

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Harakeke cultivar. Haultain, Flax Commissioners Report 1871 Appendix IV:

One of two varieties of P. tenax growing on edge of swamp in Otaki, Manawatu region. Longer leaves than Tukura, otherwise same. Not a Tīhore flax (i.e. must be stripped with a shell).

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28 May 2007
21 May 2020
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