Kōrero: Flax and flax working

Flaxland

Flaxland

In its natural state, New Zealand flax often grows in boggy areas such as this South Westland swamp. Where flax is the main plant, such areas are known as flaxland.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10053256
Photograph by Les Molloy

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Flax and flax working - New Zealand flax', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/10378/flaxland (accessed 20 January 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007