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HAWAII – KOKO CRATER BOTANICAL GARDEN

16 Aug

Here is Koko Crater Botanical Garden on Oahu. Although many people think of Hawaii as tropical, there are some very dry areas, and this botanical garden has specimens from deserts and dry habitats all over the world. Plus some very pretty plumerias!

yellow bougainvilleas

pink plumeria

pink bougainvilleas

closeup of pink bougainvilleas

the cactus garden

some sort of air/cactus/parasitic plant hanging on a tree, completely covering the branches.

 

closeup of those plants

some sort of melon/seed pod thing, about the size of a softball

 

 

 

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Posted by on August 16, 2012 in adventure, fun, nature, travel

 

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