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National Tropical Botanical Garden
United States of America - Hawaii - Kalaheo
Institution Code: PTBG
International Agenda Registration: N
BGCI Member: Y
Lawai Valley on the south shore of the Hawaiian island of Kauai is the site of NTBG's first garden, McBryde Garden. Adjacent is the Allerton Garden. NTBG's national headquarters overlook these valley gardens. Photo by David Boynton. Used with permission.
About the National Tropical Botanical Garden
The mission of the National Tropical Botanical Garden is to enrich life through discovery, scientific research, conservation, and education by perpetuating the survival of plants, ecosystems, and cultural knowledge of tropical regions.
The institution has four gardens and three preserves in the tropics (Hawaiian Islands) and a garden in the sub-tropical area of South Florida.