The toromiro tree: Kowhai’s remarkable cousin from Rapa Nui (Easter Island) | Te Papa’s Blog
Does the plant in the above photo look familiar? That’s probably because the tree in the photo is in the same genus—Sophora—as the kowhai. There are about 45 species of Sophora worldwide, including the toromiro tree from Rapa Nui (Easter Island) shown above. There are eight different species of SophoraRead more