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Philip Simpson

Philip Simpson
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NEW ZEALAND

Botanist Philip Simpson is the author of books including Dancing Leaves: The Story of New Zealand’s Cabbage Tree Tī Kōuka and Pohutukawa and Rata: New Zealand’s Iron-hearted Trees. His book Tōtara: a natural and cultural history is shortlisted for the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards.