Common Names: Horopito, New Zealand pepper tree, pepperwood, red horopito; ramarama; Maori painkiller
Horopito is a New Zealand endemic genus of evergreen shrubs and small trees comprising four species: Pseudowintera axillaris, P.
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, (Pseudowintera colorata), an antifungal and antiyeast herb that is unique to New Zealand.
(Pseudowintera colorata), also known as the New Zealand pepper tree, is a traditional Maori treatment for fungal infections.
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