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186 trees found.

SOLITAIRE PALM
Many of the twenty-eight species of Ptychosperma readily hybridize, making their…

Ptychosperma elegans - photo


MACARTHUR PALM
Utility friendly tree. Many of the twenty-eight species of Ptychosperma readily hybridize, making their…

Ptychosperma macarthuri - photo


CHINA DOLL
This tree is a common houseplant valued for its leaves, but is grown outdoors in…

Radermachera sinica - photo


TRAVELERS TREE
Travelers palm is a large tree grown ornamentally throughout the tropical world…

Ravenala madagascariensis - photo


MAJESTY PALM
This Madagascar native palm is a popular houseplant grown for its bright green,…

Ravenea rivularis - photo


LADY PALM
Utility friendly tree. Lady palm is commonly used as a hedge, screen, or border in mass plantings. It…

Rhapis excelsa - photo


CARIBBEAN ROYAL PALM
There are ten species of royal palms, mostly from the Caribbean. This is the…

Roystonea oleracea - photo


ROYAL PALM
There are ten species of royal palms, mostly from the Caribbean. This is the…

Roystonea regia - photo


MONKEYPOD
Monkeypod is one of the most commonly grown ornamental trees on the Hawaiian…

Samanea saman - photo


LONOMEA
Lonomea is endemic to the islands Kaua'I and O'ahu. It's seeds are used in leis…

Sapindus oahuensis - photo


UMBRELLA OR OCTOPUS TREE
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.This tree…

Schefflera actinophylla - photo


PHEASANT WOOD
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.Pheasant…

Senna siamea - photo


SENNA SPECTABILIS
Utility friendly tree. Needs pruning for strong structure. Typically has multiple trunks, but is…

Senna spectabilis - photo


KOLOMONA
Utility friendly tree. This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.Kolomona…

Senna surattensis - photo


MAMANI
Mamani grows at high elevation throughout several of the Hawaiian islands and…

Sophora chrysophylla - photo


AFRICAN TULIP TREE
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.The…

Spathodea campanulata - photo


SKUNK TREE
This tree’s flowers, which appear in winter and spring shortly after the…

Sterculia foetida - photo


GIANT BIRD OF PARADISE
This tree has a banana-like leaf or paddle-like leaf, and grows 5 -10 ft tall…

Strelitzia nicolai - photo


WEST INDIAN MAHOGANY
All three species in the genus Swietenia are prized for their quality timber,…

Swietenia mahagoni - photo


JAVA PLUM
Java plum is widely naturalized in pastures, along roadsides, and wetter lowland…

Syzygium cumini - photo


ROSE APPLE OR 'OHI'A LOKE
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.Rose apple…

Syzygium jambos - photo


MOUNTAIN APPLE
Mountain apple or ‘ohi’a ‘ai is a culturally important plant…

Syzygium malaccense - photo


SILVER TRUMPET TREE
A widely grown street, landscape, and shade tree in Hawai'i, the silver trumpet…

Tabebuia aurea - photo


HISPANIOLAN ROSY TRUMPET TREE
A smaller tree with a dense, narrow crown that makes it a good choice for…

Tabebuia berteroi - photo


GOLD TREE
A spectacular flowering tree that thrives on the leeward sides of the Hawaiian…

Tabebuia donnell-smithii - photo


PINK TECOMA
Pink tecoma is widely grown as a street, parking lot, and ornamental tree in…

Tabebuia heterophylla - photo


LECHOSO
Utility friendly tree. Lechoso is one of ten species in its genus, which is found natively in tropical…

Tabernaemontana litoralis - photo


TAMARIND
Tamarind is an economically useful tree that is also grown for its ornamental…

Tamarindus indica - photo


TEAK
Teak is a large tree, widely grown and harvested for timber in tropical areas…

Tectona grandis - photo


FALSE KAMANI
There are nearly 200 species of Terminalia throughout the tropics, and T…

Terminalia catappa - photo


CACAO TREE
Cacao tree is valued worldwide for its seeds, which are fermented and processed…

Theobroma cacao - photo


MILO
Milo is a culturally important tree likely introduced to the Hawaiian Islands by…

Thespesia populnea - photo


GUNPOWDER TREE
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.Gunpowder…

Trema orientalis - photo


CALIFORNIA FAN PALM
There are currently two species recognized in the genus Washingtonia, though…

Washingtonia filifera - photo


MEXICAN FAN PALM
This plant is weedy. We do not recommend planting it in Hawai’i.There are…

Washingtonia robusta - photo


FOXTAIL PALM
The foxtail palm, the sole member of its genus, is a popular landscaping palm…

Wodyetia bifurcata - photo


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