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Hawaii Gardens: Gentle watering coaxes ohia to grow and thrive

  • COURTESY HEIDI BORNHORST

    Seed pods of Lehua Mamo, splitting open, revealing the tiny golden seeds. Catch them in an envelope and plant them as soon as you can

Ohia lehua can be grown from cuttings, air layers or seeds. Starting with seeds is the easiest and most fun way. You don’t need special propagation mist boxes or rooting hormones, just patience and daily gentle watering. Read more

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