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Phormium (rights holder: JK Overgaard)© JK Overgaard (licence)


Phormium is a genus of two plant species in the family Asphodelaceae. One species is endemic to New Zealand and the other is native to New Zealand and Norfolk Island. The two species are widely known in New Zealand as flax or their Māori names wharariki and harakeke respectively, and elsewhere as New Zealand flax or flax lily, but they are not closely related to the Northern Hemisphere's flax (Lin... © Wikipedia authors and editors (licence)

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1 of 2 accepted Species
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