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.
Enjoy the natural and pristine setting of The Kampong Botanical Garden for a gentle flow […]
We need your support now more than ever during these unprecedented times. The impact of […]
We are pleased to announce our 3rd annual Plant Sale on Friday, November 06, 2020. […]
This is a story of restoration, reconciliation, and respect. It’s the story of how NTBG grew as an organization, mended old fences, and built new relationships. This is the story of the restoration of the Pi‘ilanihale Heiau, Hawai‘i’s largest ancient stone structure and a place of deep cultural and spiritual importance.
Flora of the Marquesas Islands, Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 Now Available NTBG is pleased […]
Learn how NTBG is at the forefront of using drone and GIS technology to advance […]
Breadfruit is a valuable source of delicious food providing many nutrients essential for human health. This long-lived tree contributes to the health and well-being of humans and the environment in countless ways. The majestic tree, with its large, glossy leaves and globular fruit, is both beautiful and calming. For many, it evokes fond childhood memories of home gardens and yards that contained but a single tree. There the families gathered in its shade, sharing meals made of this versatile fruit.