• Halema`uma`u Just Before Dawn

    Hawai'i Volcanoes

    National Park Hawai'i

‘Āhinahina (Mauna Loa silverswords)

silversword plant amongst the brush

Silverswords: Rarer than Diamonds

Silverswords | mp4 | QuickTime Version
Silverswords | m4v | iPod and Mobile Phone Version

Did You Know?

The Kamehameha Butterfly is orange and black, with white spots.

Only two butterflies found in Hawai`i are native. The Kamehameha Butterfly (Vanessa tameamea) is Hawai`i's state insect, brightly colored, and larger than the Blackburn's blue (Udara blackburni).