Tropical Gardening: Fragrant flowers add to May Day weekend

  • Courtesy of VOLTAIRE MOISE The heavy scent of the cinnamon gardenia is a fragrant addition to local gardens. It’s not often found in garden shops, but it is easily grown from seed.

May Day in Hawaii is also Lei Day. There also is a noticeable spring fever effect happening now when it comes to local gardeners because many flowers start heavy blooming at this time.