11517 NZ Christmas Tree

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The Pohutukawa Tree (Metrosideros excelsa). Pohutukawa [po-hoo-too-car-wa] means “splashed by spray” or ‘drenched with mist’ in Maori.


Wellington  2004/12 December 2004

 

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