Re: [gardeners] Hawaii garden spots?

Catharine Vinson (
Tue, 27 Jan 1998 21:48:21 +0000

George wrote:

> Just don't try to take any plants TO Hawaii. If I remember right it's
> illegal. Of course I didn't see any plant-sniffing beagles when I flew in
> from San Francisco only when coming in from Asia.

I have this relative who has no shame when it comes to plant smuggling. 
She has been known to pluck the flowers from Kew, even. I shudder to think 
what she might try to stash in the lining of her suitcases coming back 
from Hawaii.