Our plant life is just as unique as our bird life. Over 80% of our native plant species are found nowhere else. Our plants evolved as the land rose from isolated lowland islands to varied and mountainous ecosystems – our animals evolved alongside them.
The following introductory articles and links curate Hub resources about native plants.
- Trees– article
- Ferns – article
- Harakeke/flax – resource collection
- Subantarctic Islands megaherbs – resource collection
Image of Chatham Islands sow thistle, Amanda Baird.