Wili Wili Haole, Tiger's Claw, Indian Coral Tree, Ala Moana
Beach Park, Honolulu, Hawaii
From India and Asia. Blooms January through March. The dark red seeds are used for leis.
Cajeput "Paper Bark" Tree
Native to S.E. Asia - Australia. Unusual layers of peeling bark which resemble soft smooth tan colored paper.
Giant Palm (Talipot Palm)
Young Green Pineapple, Central Oahu, Wahiawa, Hawaii
Dole Pineapple Field, Central Oahu, Wahiawa, Hawaii
Ficus Banyan Tree Roots, Ala Moana Beach Park, Honolulu, Hawaii
Originally from India, this tree is sacred to the Hindus. The roots grow downward from the branches.
'Ohai, Monkey Pod Tree "Rain Tree", Manoa Valley,
Huge umbrella shaped canopied trees. The wood is often used to carve calabash bowls.
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