Pipturus albidus

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Noun1.Pipturus albidus - Hawaiian tree of genus Pipturus having a bark (tapa) from which tapa cloth is made
genus Pipturus, Pipturus - an Australian genus of woody plants of the family Urticaceae
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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The mamaki shrub (Pipturus albidus) was also necessary for canoe-making, with the inner part of its bark providing long, strong fibres used for rope and cordage.
Mama-Kii is a new offering of an ancient healing herbal tea known as mamaki in Hawaii.
Lunch, prepared by Waipa's chef, changes seasonally and is made with vegetables grown in onsite gardens, locally sourced meat or fish, and mamaki tea with lemongrass and mint.
Earlier in October, UMED acquired Wood Valley, Hawaii-based Mamaki of Hawaii Inc, a commercial producer of Mamaki herbal tea.
She, too, builds a friendship--with Puneet, a boy who is prostituted--and joins others in making fun of their pimp, Mamaki, calling her Hippopotamus behind her back and telling jokes about her.
Pana`ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens is a 12-acre zoo south of Hilo on Mamaki Street.