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Food and medicinal plants references

(most medicinal references are placed on the relevant pages in the medicinal plant section of this site)

Barrau, Jacques 1963 Plants and the Migrations of Pacific Peoples Bishop Museum Press

Best, Eldson 1925 Māori Agriculture reprinted edition, A.R. Shearer, Government Printer

Best, Elsdon 1924 The Māori as He Was 3rd impression, R.E. Owen, Government Printer

Brooker, S.G, Cambie, R.C., and Cooper, R.C. 1987 New Zealand Medicinal Plants, 2nd rev. ed., Heinemann , Auckland

Brooker, S.G., Cambie R.C., Cooper R.C. 1988 Economic Native Plants of New Zealand, DSIR Botany Division

Burton, David 1982 Two Hundred Years of New Zealand Food and Cookery, A.H. & A.W. Reed Ltd.

Cave, Y, and Paddison, V., 1999 The Gardener's Encyclopaedia of New Zealand Native Plants, Godwit, Auckland

Cockayne, L. ,1967 New Zealand Plants and Their Story,4th ed., R.E. Owen, Government Printer, Wellington,

Conner, H.E., The Poisonous Plants in New Zealand, 2nd rev ed, DSIR Bulletin 99, 1977

Cooper, R.C., and Cambie, R.C., 1991 New Zealand's Economic Native Plants, Oxford University Press

Crookes, Marguerite W. 1926 Plant Life in Maoriland, Whitcombe & Tombs Limited

Crowe, Andrew 1990 Native Edible Plants of New Zealand Hodder & Stoughton

Crowe, A., 1997 A Field Guide to Native Edible Plants of New Zealand, Godwit, Auckland

Fuller, Harry David 1978 Māori food and cookery, Reed, Wellington

Graham, Pita 1993 Nature Lore of the Māori The Bush Press of Auckland

Hall, I., Buchanan, P.K., Yun, W., Cole, A.L.J., Edible and Poisonous Mushrooms: An Introduction, Crop and Food Research, 1998

Harris, Graham 1999 Nga Riwai Māori - Māori Potatoes, The Open Polytechnic of New Zealand.

Leach, Helen 1984 1000 Years of Gardening in New Zealand, A.H. & A.W. Reed Ltd.

Orbell, Margaret 1996 The Natural World of the Māori , 1st revised edition; David Bateman Ltd.

Riley, Murdoch 1988 Māori Vegetable Cooking - traditional and modern methods, Viking Sevenseas NZ Ltd

Riley, M., 1994 Māori Healing and Herbal Viking Seven Seas

Scheele Sue, Walls Geoff 1994; Harakeke 2nd edition; Menaaki Whenua Press.

Simpson, Philip, 2000; Dancing Leaves: The story of New Zealand's Cabbage Tree, Ti Kouka Canterbury University Press