A simple, illustrated guide to common New Zealand native trees, including identification, ecology and uses, by best-selling author Andrew Crowe.
Use Crowe's unique leaf key to confidently identify common New Zealand native trees.
* Colour photographs of leaves, flowers, fruit and associated creatures * Graphics giving tree shape and height * Tree distribution maps * ID checklists listing distinguishing features * Details on the origins of Maori names
Discover the known uses of each tree, from dyes, perfumes, honey and bootlaces, to food, medicine, fire-making and timber. Also, learn how to grow each tree in your own garden.