National Tropical Botanical Garden

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  • Plants are the answer

    Plants are the answer
    Plants are disappearing faster than ever. 68% of known plant species worldwide are threatened with extinction. With your help, we can make a difference. Pledge your year-end support now.
  • Need is upon us

    The need is upon us.
    For more than 50 years, National Tropical Botanical Garden has been dedicated to serving the need for scientific research and conservation of the world's tropical plants.
  • Limahuli Garden Now Open

    Limahuli Garden Now Open
    Limahuli Garden has reopened and is accepting reservations for self-guided and guided tours! Please read this important information before booking your tour.
  • Impact

    Saving species.
    Little known is the story of Polyscias bisattenuata, a critically-endangered species endemic to Kauai with fewer than 60 known trees in the wild. An incredible rescue effort is underway — NTBG is rewriting its story and protecting its future.
  • Garden Tours

    Lights! Camera! Plants!
    Meet our most famous residents in the gardens that inspire movie magic.

Welcome to the National Tropical Botanical Garden

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 education. NTBG's Gardens and preserves are safe havens for at-risk species that otherwise might disappear forever.

Gardens

Kampong
4013 South Douglas Rd
Coconut Grove , FL
US
(305)442-7169
650 Ulaino Rd
Hana , HI
US
(808)248-8912
5-8291 Kuhio Highway
Hanalei , HI
US
(808)826-1053
4425 Lawa'i Road
Koloa , HI
US
(808)742-2623
McBryde Garden
4425 Lawai Road
Koloa , HI
US
(808)742-2623

Quicktabs

Sat Dec 07, 2019
Koloa
Hawaii

You're invited to the 16th annual NTBG Holiday Craft Fair on Saturday, December 7 at the South Shore Visitors Center.

Thu Dec 12, 2019
Koloa
Hawaii

National Tropical Botanical Garden invites you to experience a traditional hula show by Kauai's award-winning Halau Ka Lei Mokihana o Leinaala ever

Sat Dec 14, 2019
Coconut Grove
Florida

Intention
To explore and experience the practices and attitudinal foundations of mindfulness as taught in the 8-week MBSR Program.

Thu Jan 16, 2020
Coconut Grove
Florida

Join us for the January Lecture series at The Kampong!
Lecture Series: Paul Marcellini, Florida Fine Art Photographer

Wed Dec 04, 2019

The National Tropical Botanical Garden has proudly received BGCI Botanic Garden Accreditation from Botanic Gardens Conservation International.

Wed Nov 27, 2019

On Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at the National Tropical Botanical Garden’s Botanical Research Center at its headquarters on Kauaʻi, a bronze bust sc

Wed Nov 06, 2019

Botanical and zoological institutions across the country, including NTBG, are collaborating to test zoo management approaches and tools for the con

The Breadfruit Institute

Breadfruit Institute

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

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