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Fw: New Zealand Christmas Tree.

I received the following from my cousin, who is also a Sinclair, by the way.
He is retired from Cal Trans where he headed the Landscape Architecture
Department for the California State Freeway System.

----- Original Message -----
From: gary bush
Sent: Friday, December 20, 2002 2:37 PM
Subject: Re: New Zealand Christmas Tree.

> This tree has been imported into the US and is used occasionally on the
> freeways in Calif. because of its' durability.  the Botanical name is
> Metrosiderous.  You can even find it growing in Hawaii as a native plant.
> The native Hawaiians believe the tree has some mystic powers.

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