Quick watercolour sketches of Podocarp and Beech forests - Exercises in understanding the layout of native NZ forests
podocarp - mainly comprised of kauri, matai, rimu, kahikatea, miro, totara
there are 5 types of beech in New Zealand forests and Beech comprise the largest forest tracts, mainly because of the fact it hasn't been logged as much.
Rata - possibly NZ's coolest and most important tree, loved by people and birds alike. Moa's used to frequent its hollow stumps
trickles and some shrooms