Welcome to the National Tropical Botanical Garden

Saving Plants, Saving People

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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(305)442-7169
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650 Ulaino Rd Hana HI
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(808)240-1301 ext.321
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5-8291 Kuhio Highway Hanalei
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(808)826-1053
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4425 Lawa’i Road Koloa
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(808)742-2623
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4425 Lawai Road Koloa, HI
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(808)742-2623
Wed Jan 11, 2023

Keoki’s Mālama ʻĀina Talk with Mike DeMotta

Join us at Keoki’s Paradise for a presentation on loulu palms with NTBG Curator Mike DeMotta

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Mon Dec 12, 2022

Flashback Miami Lecture Series

The Kampong | 4013 Douglas Rd, Miami, FL 33133

Explore the rich history of plant conservation in-and-around The Kampong through our historical lecture series.

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Tue Nov 15, 2022

Holiday Aloha Market

4425 Lawai Rd | Across from Spouting Horn Park

Don’t miss our Holiday Aloha Market on December 1, 2022! Hand select unique, locally made gifts for your loved ones this holiday season.

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Sun Oct 23, 2022

Weekly Aloha Market

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

Head to our South Shore Visitor Center on Thursdays from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. to explore Kauai made gifts & crafts at our Weekly Aloha Market.

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NTBG President Charles R. “Chipper” Wichman Retires

Sat Dec 31, 2022

Concluding a nearly half-century career with the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG), Charles R. “Chipper” Wichman, the organization’s president and former chief executive officer, is retiring at the end of 2022

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Flora of Samoa Available for Purchase

Fri Dec 16, 2022

W. Arthur Whistler’s Flora of Somoa: Flowering Plants is now available for purchase.

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Plant Conservation Wins of 2022

Wed Nov 23, 2022

As we enter the final weeks of 2022, it’s important to take stock of our plant conservation wins. Here’s what we accomplished with your help!

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Breadfruit Institute

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