Kōrero: European discovery of plants and animals

Mountain lacebark (3 o 3)

Mountain lacebark

This houhi or mountain lacebark (Hoheria lyallii) is flowering in Fiordland National Park. Also known as mountain ribbonwood, it is one of New Zealand’s few deciduous trees, and grows to around 3 metres. It is often found around forest edges and stream margins, sometimes forming a glade. It is named after early naturalist David Lyall.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10060755

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Andrews, 'European discovery of plants and animals - Expeditions and surveys: 1830s–1870s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11001/mountain-lacebark (accessed 26 October 2021)

He kōrero nā John Andrews, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007