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A Global Partnership That Feeds

POSTED ON Tue Aug 02, 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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How a Garden Can Save a Stream

POSTED ON Tue Jul 12, 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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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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How a Garden Can Save a Stream

July 8, 2022

Restoration efforts in Limahuli Valley show how a garden can save a stream. by Dr. […]

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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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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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Restoring Kauai’s Native Forests

May 2, 2022

Nearly one-third of Hawaiian flora is on the U.S. Endangered Species List, and more than […]

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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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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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Discoveries of Rare Plant Populations Bring Hope for the Future

December 17, 2021

Using a combination of modern technology and a wealth of human knowledge and experience, NTBG has been exploring the Pacific, discovering, and saving plants for more than fifty years. As 2021 comes to a close, take a moment to reflect and celebrate some of the exciting rare plant discoveries we made this year.

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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

November 9, 2021

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 30 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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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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How a Garden Can Save a Stream

July 8, 2022

Restoration efforts in Limahuli Valley show how a garden can save a stream. by Dr. […]

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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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Discovering new forms of life in the Limahuli Preserve

January 25, 2022

Scientists from Florida to Japan are discovering new forms of life in Limahuli Preserve. Find out more about this rarely seen month species.

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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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New Research From NTBG’s Breadfruit Institute

November 30, 2021

NTBG’s Breadfruit Institute Director Dr. Diane Ragone and co-authors at the University of Hawaii’s College […]

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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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NTBG statement on the deaths of Thomas Lovejoy and E.O. Wilson

December 27, 2021

December 27, 2021 (Kalaheo, Hawaii) — The National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) is saddened to […]

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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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Five Ways to Give on #GivingTuesday

November 9, 2021

Everyone can have an impact on #GivingTuesday! Support NTBG on November 30 by checking out these five ways to give on #GivingTuesday.

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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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