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    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.
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    Lights! Camera! Plants!
    Meet our most famous residents in the gardens that inspire movie magic.
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    Protecting plants. Perpetuating culture.
    When it comes to conservation of native and tropical plants, we're in the thick of it.

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.


4013 South Douglas Rd
Coconut Grove , FL 33133
650 Ulaino Rd
Hana , HI
5-8291 Kuhio Highway
Hanalei , HI 96714
4425 Lawa'i Road
Koloa , HI 96756
McBryde Garden
4425 Lawai Road
Koloa , HI


Thu Jul 27, 2017
Join the Kauai Chamber of Commerce for Business After Hours - a fun evening of networking, pupu and drinks at the National Tropical Botanical Garden S
Sat Aug 05, 2017

Join National Tropical Botanical Garden for the 10th Annual Moonlight & Music Fundraiser in the McBryde Garden on Saturday, August 5, 2017

Fri May 26, 2017

Conservationists at National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) have discovered new populations of a number of species

Thu Jul 20, 2017

On Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Ryan Ozawa and Burt Lum of Hawaii Public Radio's Bytemarks Café interviewed Kawika Winter, Ph.D NTBG Director of the

Wed Jun 21, 2017

"Visits to the seed bank at the National Tropical Botanical Garden begin with removing your shoes.

The Breadfruit Institute

Breadfruit Institute

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

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