Olona fiber

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Description

Fibers obtained from the stems of the nettle plant, Touchardia latifolia, that is native to Hawaii. Olona fibers are soft and flexible. They are very water-resistant and are used locally for fishnets.

Synonyms and Related Terms

olona fibre;

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