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Introducing the Mamba

POSTED ON Tue Sep 13, 2022
Researchers in Hawaii and Canada have developed a robotic arm that remotely collects endangered plants from high cliffs
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Ko (Saccharum officinarum)

POSTED ON Thu Aug 11, 2022
For early Hawaiians, ko (Saccharum officinarum) was more than a sweetener. Find out more about this fascinating plant and its many uses.
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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Introducing the Mamba

September 13, 2022

A team of scientists designed a robotic arm to collect endangered plants from remote cliffs while suspended by a drone. Watch it in action.

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Ko (Saccharum officinarum)

August 11, 2022

For early Hawaiians, ko (Saccharum officinarum) was more than a sweetener. Find out more about this fascinating plant and its many uses.

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A Global Partnership That Feeds

August 2, 2022

One of the Breadfruit Institute’s most successful partnerships is with the Trees That Feed Foundation. Learn more about our work

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Ko (Saccharum officinarum)

August 11, 2022

For early Hawaiians, ko (Saccharum officinarum) was more than a sweetener. Find out more about this fascinating plant and its many uses.

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Hawaii Education Series

June 10, 2022

Explore our Hawaii Education Series for fun and inspirational videos and activities for classrooms and families across Hawaii.

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2020 Robert Allerton Award Presented to P. Barry Tomlinson for Extraordinary Contributions to Botany and Horticulture

May 3, 2022

Kalaheo, Hawaii (May 3, 2022)—The National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) has announced that it has […]

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Introducing the Mamba

September 13, 2022

A team of scientists designed a robotic arm to collect endangered plants from remote cliffs while suspended by a drone. Watch it in action.

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Saving Spores

June 7, 2022

Often overlooked, ferns are a critical part of Hawaii’s native forest ecosystems and watersheds. Learn how NTBG scientists are saving spores.

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How NTBG gardens fight invasive species in Hawaii

February 7, 2022

Nearly 85% of Hawaii’s native landscape is lost to invasive species. Learn how NTBG gardens fight invasive species and save native plants.

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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How NTBG gardens fight invasive species in Hawaii

February 7, 2022

Nearly 85% of Hawaii’s native landscape is lost to invasive species. Learn how NTBG gardens fight invasive species and save native plants.

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NTBG 2020 Impact Report (Annual Report) now available online

July 14, 2021

NTBG’s 2020 Impact Report can now be viewed online. Go directly to the report here: Download […]

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Uala – Hawaiian Sweet Potato

June 8, 2021

By Mike DeMotta, Curator of Living Collections ­ “He ‘uala ka ‘ai ho’ola koke i […]

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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How a Garden Can Save a Stream

July 8, 2022

Restoration efforts in limahuli garden show how a garden can save a stream. Check out the full story on how plants make all life possible.

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Hawaii Education Series

June 10, 2022

Explore our Hawaii Education Series for fun and inspirational videos and activities for classrooms and families across Hawaii.

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How NTBG gardens fight invasive species in Hawaii

February 7, 2022

Nearly 85% of Hawaii’s native landscape is lost to invasive species. Learn how NTBG gardens fight invasive species and save native plants.

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Hawaii Education Series

June 10, 2022

Explore our Hawaii Education Series for fun and inspirational videos and activities for classrooms and families across Hawaii.

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Growing Gardenia Remyi

May 11, 2022

The propagation of a rare Hawaiian tree, Gardenia remyi, in our Conservation Nursery connects us to the past and shows us a way forward.

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How NTBG gardens fight invasive species in Hawaii

February 7, 2022

Nearly 85% of Hawaii’s native landscape is lost to invasive species. Learn how NTBG gardens fight invasive species and save native plants.

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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A Global Partnership That Feeds

August 2, 2022

One of the Breadfruit Institute’s most successful partnerships is with the Trees That Feed Foundation. Learn more about our work

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Saving Spores

June 7, 2022

Often overlooked, ferns are a critical part of Hawaii’s native forest ecosystems and watersheds. Learn how NTBG scientists are saving spores.

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NTBG completes the Flora of Samoa

January 3, 2022

By Dr. David H. Lorence, Senior Research Botanist The saga of the Flora of Samoa […]

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Five Ways to Give on GivingTuesday

September 21, 2022

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 29 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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Dr. Sandra Knapp Awarded 2022 David Fairchild Medal for Plant Exploration

April 5, 2022

Kalaheo, Hawaii (April 5, 2022)—The National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) has awarded Dr. Sandra Knapp, […]

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Interview with Dr. Sandra Knapp, recipient of the 2022 David Fairchild Medal for Plant Exploration

March 30, 2022

Ever wondered how a botanist choses a family of plants to focus on? Check our our full interview with Dr. Sandra Knapp, recipient of the 2022 David Fairchild Medal for Plant Exploration.

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NTBG 2020 Impact Report (Annual Report) now available online

July 14, 2021

NTBG’s 2020 Impact Report can now be viewed online. Go directly to the report here: Download […]

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