In the Anthurium Shade House

We have two separate shade houses for our Anthurium plants: one is for our Obake anthuriums and more rare varieties;…


Happy Spring Equinox!

It's the Spring Equinox. According to Wikipedia, technically that means "the center of the Sun spends a roughly equal…


The Beehives are back!

“Early Bloom” Beehive flowers are popping up in the shady areas of our farm. When someone sees a Beehive Ginger for the…


Rostrata 2 Ten Day Heliconia Flower

All About Pendent Heliconia Flowers

On our Kauai farm, we grow many different varieties of Heliconia flowers. Some of the varieties produce blooms for the…


‘Awapuhi Shampoo Gingers

It's the season for the Shampoo Ginger Family. When the 'awapuhi-kuahiwi flowers initially appear, they are green, but…


Calathea “Rattlesnake Shakers”

The Official name for these curious flowers is "Calathea" but we call them "Shakers". When the flower dries, the seeds…