Hawaii's Botanical Gardens - Oahu Part Two

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Real Estate Agent with Oahu Real Estate Online LLC RB-20071

Whine – there’s nothing to do!  Have I got a fix for you! Relatively inexpensive and fills your soul with peace and Aloha.  Right on the edge of downtown , a hidden gem showcasing various trees from around the world.  Watch the papers for their annual plant sale – it’s a winner.  Meanwhile reserve a spot on Friday or Saturday Nov. 21 or 22nd to make a succulent wreath to take home for the holidays – plant provided!!

FOSTER BOTANICAL GARDEN Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day (December 25) and New Years Day (January 1)
   Directions We are located at:
180 N. Vineyard Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96817
 

Admission:  $5.00 non-residents, $3.00 residents
 
Tours Free Guided Tours -  Tours led by Garden docents are offered at 1 p.m. Monday through Saturday.  Reservations are recommended.  Please call 808-522-7066. Self-Guided Tours -  Our self-guided tour is a great alternative to explore the Garden at your own pace.  It is included with your visitor map.
School Group Tours - Please call 808-522-7066 for more information.   
Educational Tours/Events

Medicinal Plants Tour
Learn about the plants and trees that were utilized as natural remedies before modern medicine.
When:  Saturdays: October 18, November 15 & December 20, 2014
Time:  1:00 pm       
Fee: Garden Admission
 Reservations Required:  Ph. 522-7066  Orchid Culture  oops – too late for this one but check back for next year’s schedule! Learn the basics of growing and caring for orchids.
When:  Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time:    9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Fee:     Garden Admission
Instructor:  Scot Mitamura
 Reservations Required:  Ph. 522-7066 

Succulent Wreath Making

Create your own beautiful wreath to take home for the holidays.  Plants will be provided.  Bring your gardening gloves and clippers.  Space is limited to 20 participants per class.
When:  Friday, November 21, 2014
Time:  10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Fee:  $20.00 and regular admission to the garden
Instructor:  Melody Fanning
 Reservation required: Ph. 522-7066        
Or:
When:  Saturday, November 22, 2014
Time:  11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. (two separate classes)
Fee:  $20.00 and regular admission to the garden
Instructor:  Melody Fanning
 Reservation required: Ph. 522-7066      

And in case you are thinking about a #Hawaiiwedding check this out http://www.honolulu.gov/parks/hbgweddings.html.

 

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