Tī | Kī (Ti plant)


The video titled: How to draw a Ti (Tī) plant with color pencil freehand has been uploaded to the Pasefika YouTube channel. The video is meant to demonstrate how to draw with color pencil

The Ti plant (cordyline fruticosa) is known as:

  • Tī in Sāmoa
  • Kī in Hawaiʻi
  • Sī in Tonga
  • ʻAutī in Tahiti
  • Tī pore (also Tī pore Tī) in Māori (Aotearoa)
“Tī” in Sāmoa and “Kī” in Hawaiʻi.

You may watch the Pasefika video using the embedded player or the direct link below:

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