|The leaves of Coprosma foetidissima|
J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
Coprosma foetidissima is found throughout New Zealand, from the coast to sub-alpine areas, including grassland and shrubland. Stinkwood is a dioecious plant, having both male and female plants. It flowers between August and October.
The plant was named stinkwood because of the foul smell produced when the leaves are crushed.
- "Stinkwood". Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 4 June 2012.
- "Coprosma (Hupiro) Coprosma foetidissima". Taranaki Educational Resource: Research, Analysis and Information Network. Retrieved 24 February 2013.
- "Story: Plant extracts - Stinkwood". Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 24 February 2013.
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