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You can help kōwhai

Children at a kowhai planting in Luggate.
Children at a kowhai planting in Luggate

  • Check out about Project Gold, dedicated to protecting and enhancing kōwhai trees, and look at ways you could be involved. You can find out about growing and caring for kōwhai and protecting kōwhai from pests.
  • Use locally sourced kōwhai plants in gardens, shelterbelts, riparian planting and other revegetation projects.
  • Encourage others (landowners, Councils and community groups) to include kōwhai in their planting plans
  • Seek protection for relict kōwhai stands.