Entelea

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Related to Whau: Entelea arborescens
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Noun1.Entelea - a genus of evergreen shrub that grows in New Zealand
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Tiliaceae, linden family, Tiliaceae - chiefly trees and shrubs of tropical and temperate regions of especially southeastern Asia and Brazil; genera Tilia, Corchorus, Entelea, Grewia, Sparmannia
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but the koromiko, the whau (possibly the cork tree, Entelea arborescens), and the karamu (Coprosma spp.
Whangarei District councillors will vote on November 26, 2014, whether to construct a new plant or upgrade the current one, on the corner of Fairway Drive and Whau Valley Rd, at a price of $12.
In June 2013 I got the call to action from Derek Battersby, the then Chairperson of the Whau Local Board, "there was a group of elderly Asians regularly seen picking up rubbish from the roadsides of New Lynn".