Plant Life


Plant Life


Indigenous Species

Gymnosperms

 

Dacrycarpus dacrydioides                    

Kahikatea / White Pine

Dacrydium cupressinum

Rimu / Red Pine

Podocarpus totara

Tōtara / Totara

Prumnopitys ferrugineus

Miro / Brown Pine

 

Monocot. Treesand Shrubs               

 

Cordyline australis  

Ti Kōuka / Cabbage Tree

Cordyline banksii

Tī ngahere / Forest Cabbage Tree

Rhopalastylis sapida

Nīkau / Nikau Palm

 

Dicot. Trees and Shrubs

 

Alectryon excelsus

Tītoki / New Zealand Ash

Aristotelia serrata

Makomako / Wineberry

Beilschmiedia tawa

Tawa

Brachyglottis kirkii

Kohurangi / Kirk's Daisy

Brachyglottis repanda

Rangiora / Pukapuka / Wharanga / Bushman's Friend

Carmichaelia australis

Maukoro / NZ Common Broom

Carpodetus serratus

Putaputāwētā / Marbleleaf

Coprosma grandifolia

Kanono / Raurēkau / Large-leaved Coprosma

Coprosma lucida

Shining Karamū / Orange-leaf

Coprosma robusta

Karamū

Coprosma tenuicaulis

Hukihuki / Swamp Coprosma

Corynocarpus laevigatus

Karaka

Elaeocarpus dentatus

Hīnau

Fuschia excorticata

Kōtukutuku / Tree Fuchsia

Geniostoma rupestre var ligustrifolium 

Hangehange / New Zealand Privet

Griselinia lucida

Akapuka / Puka / Shining Broadleaf

Hedycarya arborea

Porokaiwhiri / Pigeonwood

Hoheria sextylosa

Houhere / Lacebark

Ileostylus micranthus Pirita / Green Mistletoe

Knightia excelsa

Rewarewa / New Zealand Honeysuckle

Kunzea ericoides

Kānuka / White Tea Tree

Laurelia novae-zelandiae

Pukatea

Leptospermum scoparium

Mānuka / Tea Tree

Lophomyrtus bullata

Ramarama / Bubble Leaf

Macropiper excelsum

Kawakawa / Pepper Tree

Melicytus ramiflorus

Māhoe / Whiteywood

Metrosideros robusta

Northern Rata

Myrsine australis

Red Matipo / Māpou

Nestegis lanceolata

Maire rauriki / White Maire

Nestegis montana

Rōroro / Narrow-leaved Maire

Olearia ranifulgens

Heketara / Tree Daisy

Pennantia corymbosa

Kaikōmako

Pittosporum cornifolium

Tawhirikaro / Perching Kohukohu

Pittosporum crassifolium

Karo / Stiffleaf Cheesewood

Pseudopanax aboreus

Whauwhaupaku / Five-Finger

Pseudopanax crassifolius

Horoeka / Lancewood

Pseudowintera axillaris

Horopito / Pepper Tree

Rhabdothamnus solandri

Taurepo / New Zealand Gloxinia

Schleffera digitata

Patē / Patetē

Solanum aviculare

Poroporo / Kohoho

Streblus heterophyllus

Turepo / Small-leaved Milk Tree

Syzygium maire

Maire tawake / Swamp Maire / Black Maire

Veronica stricta var. stricta Koromiko / Hebe

Weinmannia racemosa

Kāmahi / Black Birch

 

Monocot. Lianes

 

Freycentia baueriana subsp. banksii    

Kiekie

Ripogonum scandens

Kareao / Supplejack

 

Dicot. Lianes

 

Calystegia tuguriorum

Pōwhiwhi / New Zealand Convolvulus / New Zealand Bindweed

Clematis foetida

Scented Clematis

Clematis forsteri

Pōānanga / Pikiarero / Small White Clematis

Clematis paniculata

Puawānanga / Clematis

Metrosideros colensoi

Climbing White Rātā / Colenso's Rātā

Metrosideros diffusa

Akakura / Carmine Rātā 

Metrosideros fulgens

Rātāpiki / Aka / Climbing Red Rātā 

Metrosideros perforata

Akatea / White Rātā Vine

Muehlenbeckia australis

Pōhuehue / Large-leaved Muehlenbeckia

Parsonsia capsularis

Kaikū / New Zealand Jasmine

Parsonsia heterophylla

Kaihua / New Zealand Jasmine

Passiflora tetrandra

Kōhia / New Zealand Passionflower

Rubus australis

Tātarāmoa-turuhunga / Swamp Lawyer

Rubus cissioides var cissioides            

Tātarāmoa / Bush Lawyer

Rubus schmidelioides

Tātarāmoa 

 

Ferns

 

Adiantum cunninghami

Puhinui / Common Maidenhair

Adiantum viridescens

Tawatawa / Maidenhair Fern

Anarthropteris lanceolata

Whare-ngārara / Lance Fern

Arthopteris tenella

Jointed Fern

Asplenium bulbiferum

Mouku / Hen and Chickens Fern

Asplenium flaccidum

Makawe / Hanging Spleenwort

Asplenium gracillimum

Mouku / Hen and Chickens Fern

Asplenium hookerianum

Perching Spleenwort

Asplenium oblongifolium

Huruhuru Whenua / Shining Spleenwort

Asplenium polyodon

Peretao / Petako / Sickle Spleenwort

Azolla filiculoides

Kāreraera / Retoreto / Red Waterfern

Blechnum chambersii

Rereti / Lance Fern

Blechnum colensoi

Peretao / Strap Water Fern

Blechnum discolor

Petipeti / Piupiu / Turukio / Crown Fern

Blechnum filiforme

Pānako / Climbing Blechnum

Blechnum fluviatile

Kiwakiwa / Kiwikiwi / Creek Fern

Blechnum minus

Swamp Kiokio

Blechnum novae-zelandiae

Kiokio

Blechnum penna-marina

Alpine Hard Fern

Cyathea cunninghamii

Pūnui / Gully Fern

Cyathea dealbata

Ponga / Silver Tree Fern

Cyathea medullaris

Mamaku / Black Tree Fern

Cyathea smithii

Kātote / Soft Tree Fern

Deparia petersenii

Japanese Lady Fern

Dicksonia squarrosa

Whekī / Rough Tree Fern

Diplazium australe

Austral Lady Fern

Histiopteris incisa

Mata / Mātātā / Water Fern

Hymenophyllum demissum

Piripiri / Drooping Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum dilatatum

Matua-mauku / Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum ferrugineum

Mauku / Rusty Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum flabellatum

Mauku / Fan-like Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum flexuosum

Mauku / Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum revolutum

Mauku / Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum sanguinolentum          

Piripiri / Filmy Fern

Hymenophyllum scabrum

Mauku / Rough Filmy Fern

Hypolepis ambigua

Common Pig Fern

Lastreopsis glabella

Smooth Shield Fern

Lastreopsis hispida

Tuakura / Hairy Fern

Leptopteris hymenophylloides

Heruheru / Single Crepe Fern

Microsorum pustulatum

Kōwaowao / Paraharaha / Hound's Tongue Fern

Microsorum scandens

Mokimoki / Fragrant Fern

Paesia scaberula

Mātātā / Ring Fern

Pneumatopteris pennigera

Pākau / Gully Fern

Polystichum sylvaticum

Smooth Shield Fern

Polystichum wawranum

Pikopiko / Common Shield Fern

Pteridium esculentum

Rāhurahu / Rarahu / Bracken

Pteris macilenta

Titipo / Sweet Brake

Pteris tremula

Turawera / Tender Brake / Shaking Brake

Pyrrosia eleagnifolia

Ngārara Wehi / Leather-leaf Fern

Trichomanes venosum

Veined Bristle Fern

 

Fern Allies

 

Lycopodium varium

Clubmoss

Lycopodium volubile

Waewae-koukou / Hanging Clubmoss

Lycopodium scariosum                          

Clubmoss

Tmesipteris elongata

Fork Fern

 

Monocot Herbs

 

Astelia solandri

Kōwharawhara / Perching Lily

Azolla filiculoides Retoret / Reture / Water Velvet

Collospermum hastatum                       

Kahakaha / Perching Lily

Corybas iridescens

Big Red Spider Orchid

Corybas trilobus

Spider Orchid

Dianella nigra

Tūrutu / Blueberry

Drymoanthus adversus

Perching Orchid

Earina autumnalis

Raupeka / Easter Orchid

Earina mucronata

Peka-a-waka / Bamboo Orchid

Isachne globosa

Swamp Millet

Lemna minor

Karerarera / Duckweed

Microlaena avenacea

Bush Rice Grass

Microtis unifolia

Maikaika / Onion-leaved Orchid

Phormium tenax

Harakeke / Flax

Potamogeton ochreatus

Blunt Pondweed

Pterostylis banksii

Tutukiwi / Greenhood Orchid

Pterostylis graminea

Grass-leaved Greenhood Orchid

Pterostylis montana aff.

Greenhood Orchid

Winika cunninghamii

Winika / Perching Orchid

 

Dicot Herbs

 

Acaena novaezealandiae

Piripiri / Bidibid

Callitriche muelleri

New Zealand Starwort

Cardamine debilis 'long style'

Panapana / New Zealand Bittercress

Cardamine debilis 'narrow petal'           

Panapana / New Zealand Bittercress

Dactylanthus taylorii Pua o te Reinga / Wood Rose / Flower of Hades

Elatostema rugosum

Parataniwha / Begonia Fern

Epilobium nummulariifolium

Creeping Willowherb

Epilobium pallidiflorum

Swamp Willowherb

Epilobium rotundifolium

Round-leaved Willowherb

Gnaphalium gymnocephalum

New Zealand Cudweed

Gunnera monoica

Groundcover Gunnera

Hydrocotyle heteromeria

Pennywort / Waxweed

Hydrocotyle moschata

Hairy Pennywort

Lagenophora pumila

Papataniwhaniwha

Myriophyllum propinquum

Common Water Milfoil

Nertera depressa

Nertera / Bead Plant / Fruiting Duckweed

Pratia angulata

Pānakenake / Pratia

Ranunculus amphitrichus

Waoriki / Water Buttercup

Ranunculus reflexus

Kōpukapuka / Pirikau / Hairy Buttercup

Senecio minimus

Fireweed

Stellaria decipiens

New Zealand Chickweed

Urtica incisa

Ongaonga / Bush Nettle

 

Grasses, Sedges, Rushes                  

 

Austroderia fulvida Toetoe / Cliff Toetoe
Carex banksiana Fine-leaved Bastard Grass

Carex dissita

Pūrei / Forest Sedge

Carex geminata

Rautahi / Māpere / Cutty Grass

Carex maorica

Māori Sedge

Carex secta

Pukio / Niggerhead

Carex solandri

Solander's Sedge

Carex virgata

Swamp Sedge

Eleocharis acuta

Sharp Spike Sedge

Isolepis habra

 

Juncus gregiflorus

Wiwi / Leafless Rush

Juncus planifolius

Wiwi / Flat-leaved Rush

Juncus sarophorus

Broom Rush

Machaerina articulata Jointed Twig Rush

Typha orientalis

Raupō / Bullrush

Uncinia ferruginea

Matau / Hooked Sedge

Uncinia unicinata

Kamu / Hooked Sedge / Hook Grass

 

Exotic Species

A broad selection of dicot trees, shrubs, herbs, grasses, sedges, rushes, cryptograms, liverworts, lichens, and mosses.