Tropical Gardening: Our state tree is the kukui, or should it be the loulu palm?

Photo courtesy of VOLTAIRE MOISE

Pritchardia thurstonii growing on coral rock in the Lau Islands of Fiji. This species is popular in Hawaii, where it grows in rocky soils exposed to salty, windy or dry locations.

If you are truly interested in conservation, then choose to protect one of our most unique plant species, the genus Pritchardia.