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Healthy plants. Healthy planet.

Across the globe, food security is a vital issue affecting communities like yours. This fall, NTBG is on a mission to use our resources, plant research, conservation knowledge, and skills to bolster food security at the local, national, and global levels. You can help.
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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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(305)442-7169
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650 Ulaino Rd Hana HI
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808)248-8912
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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

Gentle Yoga & Meditation

The Kampong

Enjoy the natural and pristine setting of The Kampong Botanical Garden for a gentle flow […]

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Give Miami Day

The Kampong

We need your support now more than ever during these unprecedented times. The impact of […]

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Autumn Twilight Tour ~ October 29

South Shore Visitor Center

Feel the gardens come alive in a whole new perspective! Join us for an after-hours autumn twilight tour in our South Shore Garden.

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Free Yoga Friday, October 16!

South Shore Visitor Center

Join Naomi for a free garden yoga class on Friday, October 16! Social distancing and practices are strictly adhered to. Bring your own mat.

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NTBG’s Breadfruit Institute demonstrates potential with new partnerships

Tue Nov 24, 2020

To learn more about breadfruit and agroforestry, and how you can experience and connect with the Breadfruit Institute and National Tropical Botanical Garden, visit https://ntbg.org/breadfruit/.

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Tropical Crops Key in the Fight for Food Security

Thu Nov 19, 2020

Tropical crops may be key in the fight for food security worldwide. NTBG’s Breadfruit Institute is making strides with a storied fruit!

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Plant Health by David Lorence

Mon Nov 9, 2020

Protecting plant health can help alleviate hunger, reduce poverty, safeguard the environment, and boost economic development. However, protecting plant health depends on correctly identifying and naming plant species. If we don’t know the correct names of plants, how can we know what we are conserving?

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Five Ways to Give on #GivingTuesday

Mon Nov 9, 2020

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on December 1 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Breadfruit Institute

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