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What

Fan Fern Schizaea dichotoma

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 08:11 AM NZST

Description

Associated with kauri (Agathis australis). Kauri in general area in severe decline likely associated with a long history of disturbances and what most certainty is dieback. Dieback also impacting rimu and tanekaha whether directly I am not sure.

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What

Australian Speedwell Veronica plebeia

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 08:13 AM NZST

Description

Found within pasture on edge of bush line.

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Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 08:21 AM NZST

Description

Common in bush areas maintained by cloven hooves and throughout pasture.

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What

White Maire Nestegis lanceolata

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 08:36 AM NZST

Description

Fruit forming.

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Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 08:55 AM NZST

Description

On stream edge. Heavily browsed.

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What

Trailing St John's-Wort Hypericum humifusum

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 09:36 AM NZST

Description

Distinctive black glands on leaves. Growing on erodible clay pastures dominated by exotic grass.

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What

Kiokio Blechnum novae-zelandiae

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 10:19 AM NZST

Description

Within swamp.

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What

Ivy-leaved Toadflax Cymbalaria muralis

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 10:33 AM NZST

Description

Along way from city. Likely got to this location on large dumped rocks to form a dam wall. Very large leaves.

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What

Globe Cottonleaf Euchiton sphaericus

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 12:19 PM NZST

Description

Growing beneath regenerating kanuka subject to cattle browsing.

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What

Blue Sedge Carex flacca

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 12:21 PM NZST

Description

Amazing sward of blue sedge beneath regenerating bush maintained by cloven hooves.

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What

Kangaroo Or Knob Sedge Carex inversa

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 12:41 PM NZST

Description

Forming carpet beneath regenerating manukau.

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What

Humped Bladderwort Utricularia gibba

Observer

jack4

Date

April 17, 2019 01:05 PM NZST

Description

Small patch in dam.