Kōrero: Radiata pine

Pine and lupin on dunes (3 o 3)

Pine and lupin on dunes

Radiata pine has been planted extensively to stabilise sand dunes on the west coast of the North Island. These pines at Ōtaki Beach are growing near lupins, which provide ground cover and fix nitrogen in the soil. Marram grass has also been planted to stabilise the dunes.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Peter Berg, 'Radiata pine - Multi-purpose plantations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17027/pine-and-lupin-on-dunes (accessed 2 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Peter Berg, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008