Give living gifts to celebrate May Day and beyond

Young gardener Tassi Savage spends much of her free time beautifying her Kona cloud forest home in Kaloko Mauka by planting rare native vegetation. (Courtesy photo/Norman Bezona)

Mark your calendar and don’t miss the Kona Orchid Society Orchid Show and Plant Sale Saturday, May 13 at the Old Kona Airport from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Of course there will be orchids but there will also be air plants, Proteas, cactus, fruit trees, water plants as well as herb and vegetable plants. There will also be jams, jewelry, pots and folks to answer your plant questions.