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Aloha+ Challenge

Our ecosystems are challenged with rapidly disappearing native species. Learn more about the Aloha+ Challenge and check out our new Kauai Climate Change video series.
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Florilegium Collection

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The Need is Upon Us

For more than 50 years, NTBG has been dedicated to the discovery, scientific research, and conservation of the world’s most at-risk tropical plants.
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Saving Plants, Saving People.

Welcome to the National Tropical Botanical Garden

The National Tropical Botanical garden is dedicated to preserving tropical plant diversity and stemming the tide of extinction – through plant exploration, propagation, habitat restoration, scientific research, and educationNTBG’s Gardens and preserves are safe havens for at-risk species that otherwise might disappear forever.

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4013 South Douglas Rd Coconut Grove FL
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650 Ulaino Rd Hana HI
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5-8291 Kuhio Highway Hanalei
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4425 Lawa’i Road Koloa
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4425 Lawai Road Koloa, HI
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Three Day Kapa and Ink Making Workshops

3530 Papalina Rd. | Kalaheo, HI

Join us for a unique cultural and artistic experience! NTBG is hosting several, three-day ink and kapa making workshops in 2021.

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March 2021 South Shore Events

South Shore Visitor Center | Across from Spouting Horn Park

Check out our March 2021 South Shore events! Yoga in the Garden is back or enjoy a full moon Twilight Tour.

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Gentle Yoga & Meditation

The Kampong | Coconut Grove, Florida

Enjoy the natural and pristine setting of The Kampong Botanical Garden for Gentle Yoga & Meditation practice in this beautiful space every Tuesday and Thursday at 12 p.m.

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Plant Sale on February 27

South Shore Visitor Center | 4425 Lawai Rd Koloa, HI 96756

Head to our South Shore Visitor Center for a plant sale on February 27, 2021! The sale will feature plants from our McBryde Garden.

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A Changing Climate

Fri Feb 26, 2021

A changing climate is likely to bring frequent and severe natural hazards. This video series offers an overview of challenges and solutions.

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Common Garden Pests are Invasive Species

Tue Feb 16, 2021

Common garden pests are invasive species. Find out how our conservation nursery manages threats and how you can keep your home garden safe.

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Invasive Species in Hawaii You Should Know

Mon Feb 8, 2021

February is Invasive Species Awareness Month in Hawaii. As a biodiversity hotspot, much of Hawaii’s […]

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How Hawaii Scientists Are Keeping Their Research Alive During The Pandemic

Wed Jan 6, 2021

Fewer trips to the field have become the norm as scientists adapt by working from […]

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Breadfruit Institute

To promote the conservation, study, and use of Breadfruit for food and reforestation.
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