Kōrero: English language in New Zealand

Wordy weed

Wordy weed

There are distinctive New Zealand names for cannabis, an illegal drug. Two of the best known are Coromandel green and electric puha.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 18 April 2009, p. 3

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Dianne Bardsley, 'English language in New Zealand - New words', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40333/wordy-weed (accessed 2 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Dianne Bardsley, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013