Kōrero: Te mahi kai

He perei

He perei

Ko te perei, te hūperei (potato orchid) rānei te momo tipu orchid roa rawa ki Aotearoa. Ka torona ki te pungarehu, ki te hāngī rānei. Kī katoa ngā kōpura o te perei i te māngaro (starch).

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Private collection
Photograph by Ian St George

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Manuka Henare, 'Te mahi kai - Ngā tikanga mahi kai', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20260/he-perei (accessed 13 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Manuka Henare, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008