National Tropical Botanical Garden

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  • Garden Tours

    Lights! Camera! Plants!
    Meet our most famous residents in the gardens that inspire movie magic.
  • Impact

    Saving species.
    Little known is the story of Polyscias bisattenuata, a critically-endangered species endemic to Kauai with fewer than 60 known trees in the wild. An incredible rescue effort is underway — NTBG is rewriting its story and protecting its future.
  • 2017 Appeal

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    Plant the future with us.
    Donate today and your gift will help secure future generations of tropical plants and the scientists who will work to save them.
  • Need is upon us

    The need is upon us.
    For more than 50 years, National Tropical Botanical Garden has been dedicated to serving the need for scientific research and conservation of the world's tropical plants.

Welcome to the National Tropical Botanical Garden

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 education. NTBG's Gardens and preserves are safe havens for at-risk species that otherwise might disappear forever.


4013 South Douglas Rd
Coconut Grove , FL 33133
650 Ulaino Rd
Hana , HI
5-8291 Kuhio Highway
Hanalei , HI 96714
4425 Lawa'i Road
Koloa , HI 96756
McBryde Garden
4425 Lawai Road
Koloa , HI


Mon Apr 02, 2018

The Florilegium Society presents Plants of Paradise

Sat Apr 14, 2018

The Kauai Marathon and National Tropical Botanical Garden are excited to be partnering

Wed Apr 18, 2018
Coconut Grove

Join us for the April Lecture series at The Kampong!

Sat Apr 28, 2018
Coconut Grove

Join us for one of our Full Moon Yoga Fests on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 at 6:30pm. Included is a 90 minute divine full moon yoga practi

Mon Mar 19, 2018

Limahuli Garden was recently featured on CNN's Great Big Story documentary series. Read the full article here:

Tue Jan 16, 2018

The NTBG has launched our first web-feature article on the NTBG.ORG website: Redefining Research in the Limahuli Preserve

Fri May 26, 2017

Conservationists at National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) have discovered new populations of a number of species

Thu Mar 22, 2018
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The Breadfruit Institute

Breadfruit Institute

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

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