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NTBG Gardens are temporarily closed, but you can explore our locations in Hawaii and Florida from the comfort of home.
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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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Membership Discounts For All Hawaii & Florida Residents

For Hawaii and Florida residents only. Join today as a new member and receive 50% off basic membership rates for a limited time only, through July 31, 2020.
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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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Sat Aug 29, 2020

Moonlight & Music

McBryde Garden | Koloa Hawaii

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Fri Mar 13, 2020

Botanical Illustration Workshop

Kahanu Garden | Hana, Hawaii

On Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14 (10am-4pm) Kahanu Garden in Hana, Maui will be hosting its first botanical illustration workshop! Study the fundamentals of…

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Mon Mar 2, 2020

Bali Ha’i at The Kampong

The Kampong

NTBG and The Kampong is diligently monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. We are following the […]

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Thu Feb 27, 2020

Earth Matters public lecture series

NTBG and KCC’s collaborative Earth Matters Public lecture series continues on Tuesday, March 10 from 5:30 p.m. at Kauai Community College

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NTBG President Chipper Wichman To Appear On Insights On PBS Hawaii

Tue May 26, 2020

On Thursday, May 28 at 8 p.m. (Hawaii Standard Time), NTBG President Chipper Wichman will […]

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NTBG President Chipper Wichman Receives AHS Professional Award

Mon May 18, 2020

Kalaheo, Hawaii (May 18, 2020) — Charles “Chipper” Wichman, Jr., President of the National Tropical […]

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NTBG Staff co-author study on collecting and curation strategies

Tue May 12, 2020

A published study co-authored by NTBG Conservation Biologist, Seana Walsh, revealed different plant species, even […]

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Virtual Mother’s Day Bouquet

Thu May 7, 2020

Virtual Mother’s Day Bouquet Can’t see your mom in person this Mother’s Day? Send her […]

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Breadfruit Institute

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