Re: [gardeners] Hawaii garden spots? (
Tue, 27 Jan 1998 15:10:15 +0000

Jane Burdekin wrote:
> I would love to go back to Hawaii, and some day I will.  The islands are
> beautiful, I think my favorite was the big island.  We went to some
> nurseries around Hilo, and up to the volcanos.  I also liked Kauaii the
> trip up the river to the wedding spot is nice even tho there are reported
> to be pirana in the river.  I can't give you specific nurseries but there
> are lots of them, I still have a couple of plumerias from my trip almost 20
> yrs ago.  Maui was ok, but also touristy.  Tell your mom to have a
> wonderful trip, I wish it  was me..
Many thanks for the tips, and thank you too for "plumeria".  I'd 
overlooked the fact that Hawaii is a State, for pity sake, and I can 
legally bring things back.  (When I went to Austrailia, I smuggled -- 
I guess the statute of limitations has run out!).  
   Pat (Catharine's mother)