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Welcome to the Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden Plant Database

You can search the database three ways.

  • The first box is a pull down list of all of our plant families. Choose a family then click search by Family
  • The Second box has the option of searching by Genus, Species, Genus and species, Common name, or Country/Region of Origin. For example, Areca, elegans, Africa, South America, Colombia. Enter a name and then click Search.
  • The Last box is a pull down menu to search by Garden Area. Pick an area then click Search Location

This database is a work in progress. Results appear like the random example on the right

So far, the Database includes 1762 accessions, with 488 Genera from 94 families

Anthurium amnicola

Anthurium amnicolaAccession Number: ANTH-13-5-5-1
Author: Dressler
Habit: Epipetric Aroid
Origin: Panama
Ecology: Tends to grow on rocks in or near flowing water
Uses: Used in hybridizing. Coupled with various Anth. andreanum cultivars and hybrids, Anth. amnicola has produced a variety of spathe colors on small compact plants for the nursery trade.
Garden Location: Anthurium Corner