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During an unusual and unrelenting year, you helped us reach our goals and ensure our critical plant conservation, research, and education continues in 2021.
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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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(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

Virtually on Location: The Kampong

Virtual Class

Paint tropical plants in this online botanical illustration course! Join Virtually on Location live from The Kampong and create a showpiece.

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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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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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They’re endangered. They’re endemic.

Fri Dec 18, 2020

And they’re coming back. Building on half a century of experience, NTBG is a leader in the conservation of endangered tropical plants.

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Plant Hunters Secure Biodiversity Hotspots

Fri Dec 18, 2020

Today, NTBG’s plant hunters combine lessons from the past with modern technology to secure biodiversity hotspots in Hawaii and Florida.

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For NTBG scientists in Hawaii, 2020 was a year of finding unknown plant populations

Tue Dec 15, 2020

For NTBG scientists in Hawaii, 2020 was a year of finding unknown plant populations, locating nine species of rare and endangered plants.

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Breadfruit Institute

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