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Good kete, whāriki cultivar.
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Cultivar No Source: Rene Orchiston 65
Source Source: Rene Orchiston  
Description Source: Rene Orchiston

Very tall bush. Upright leaves, mature leaves with droopy tips. Dark brown, almost black margins.

Uses Source: Rene Orchiston Good kete, whāriki cultivar.
Piupiu Source: Rita Baker

The para sticks a lot and the fibre is brittle. It curls well.

Muka extraction Source: Katarina Tawiri Muka extracted well. Para slightly stuck to fibre, removed by scrapping with knife or mussel shell.
Raranga - unboiled Source: Katarina Tawiri Good raranga cultivar, similar to Hūhiroa. Leathery and pliable, easy to soften. Butt end noticeably thicker than tip end of leaf.

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Source: Rene OrchistonRene Orchiston

Source: Katarina TawiriKatarina Tawiri

Source: Rita BakerRita Baker