Sunday, April 13, 2008

Hawaii Flowers

Volcanoes Flowers
The native flora and fauna found on the islands of Hawaii is 90% endemic. You’ll be amazed about these beautiful creations found nowhere else but on the islands alone. There are at least a thousand species of flowering plants in Hawaii that have evolved from colonizers that amounts to 272 in numbers. The islands of Hawaii are astoundingly diverse when it comes to flowers and other plants that grow in its volcanic lands.


An Oahu Bride hold a all orchid bouquet from Hawaii: Hawaii flowers
Hawaii is full of fascinating plant life, marine life and animal life as well. The island is endowed with many different varieties of flowering plants that abundantly grow in the rich soil of its volcanic land. Varieties of botanical specimens are provided by scattered trails purposely created to tour the tourists. Some of these trails can lead tourists to lush green forests all through the center of Hawaii’s most active volcanoes. When you visit Hawaii, taking some these trails will also provide you with longer routes which are always optional. Taking a hike on these trails will lead you to see Hawaii’s volcanoes flowers and other plants as well.

Along the side of these craters, there are hotel or house accommodation for guests and tourists. Hawaii can offer the best accommodations, service and state-of-the-art amenities as well. The accommodation in Hawaii can range from five star hotels to homey vacation rental. Vacation rentals in Hawaii have the power to make you feel comfortably at home.

The flowers of the Ohi’a Lehua or Metrosideros polymorpha is widely spread among the national volcano parks you’ll find in Hawaii. It is a native tree with light yellow or dark red flowers. The blossoms of the Ohi’a Lehua are sometimes seen to be the provider of nectars to some of the islands red native bird known as the apapane. Trees of Ohi’a Lehua’s blossoms are for the carvings of temple structures and images. Ohi’a Lehua was said to be the flower of the volcano goddess Pele, as well as being the embodiment of the goddess of hula which was Laka. There’s a Hawaiian myth which led people to believe that the flower Ohi’a Lehua sacred to the volcano goddess is actually her tears. This specie is only one of the thousand flowers you will find on the island. Quoted as the “Paradise of the Pacific”, there are a lot of thing that can be offered to the tourists that never fails to witness the breathtaking beauty of Hawaii fist-hand. Aside from the numerous varieties for flora found on the islands, there are other activities offered by so many of its hotel and other type of accommodations.
Hawaii is known not only because of its beautiful and bright species of many different flowers. The island is also quite famous for its outstanding pristine beaches, fine-grained white sand, lush green forest, masses of tourist all-year-round. Not to mention all the wildlife activities offered from all of Hawaii’s beautiful islands. Who can resist the fun you can do under the bright hot sun? Probably no one, just like nobody can resist the beauty of the flowers you will found on its land.

In Hawaii, you will not only enjoy the sights of beautiful different varieties of native flowers. You will also be provided with the chance to experience wildlife. Some of the islands in Hawaii offer activities such as sunbathing, swimming, surfing canoeing, whale watching, dolphin sightseeing, snorkeling with marine life, as well as scuba diving. In addition to its wide varieties of multicolored flowers, the marine life in Hawaii can also provide you with the experience of seeing the colorful world of the marine life, with bright-colored varieties of fish, green sea turtles and miles and miles of amazing coral reefs.