‘Ohi‘a lehua thriving on Hawai‘i Island

Contributed by state Department of Land and Natural Resources

The work of numerous volunteers over the years at Waimea Nature Park on Hawai‘i Island has cultivated a collection of nine different colors of ʻohiʻa lehua.

WAIMEA, Hawai‘i Island — Established 23 years ago, Waimea Nature Park now can boast of having a collection of native ‘ohi‘a trees in at least nine different colors.