‘Ohi‘a Love Fest goes virtual

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    The ‘ohi‘a ‘ai, or mountain apple, blooms brightly deep in the Kaua‘i Food Forest on the North Shore.

HONOLULU — The COVID-19 pandemic is providing the opportunity for ‘ohi‘a lovers across Hawai‘i to participate in the annual ‘Ohi‘a Love Fest, which previously had been held as an in-person event in Hilo.