New Zealand manuka honey is produced by bees collecting nectar from the manuka plant (Leptospermum scoparium) growing in New Zealand.
The NZ Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has issued a definition that can be used to authenticate whether or not a particular honey is New Zealand manuka honey.
Monofloral Manuka Honey. This honey is from the manuka bush (Leptospermum scoparium) growing in New Zealand
Multifloral Manuka Honey. This honey is a blend containing some manuka honey and honey from other floral sources