February 2023 Newsletter

Aloha Edition – Public Gardens, pt. 1

Pictured: A gorgeous peach-colored new leaf of Verschaffeltia splendida.

Aloha from Hawaii and the 32nd International Palm Society Biennial. We begin our newsletter reporting with a two-part survey of the public gardens visited on Oahu and the Big Island.

This month, in part one, we’ll recap some of the highlights and share memorable moments from the Lyon Arboretum and Foster Botanical Garden.

This newsletter also includes the second installment of our six-part series recognizing the 24 former presidents of the International Palm Society.

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