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Orchid Media -- What Should I Use to Plant My Orchid?

Orchid Media -- What Should I Use to Plant My Orchid?

Posted by Corinne Akatsuka on Mar 28th 2018

One of the most common questions, we receive when visitors come into our gardens is, "What media or potting material do I use for my orchid?"Every orchid grower, whether a professional grower or hobbi … read more

Orchid Design at Waikoloa Beach Marriott

Posted by Corinne Akatsuka on Feb 20th 2018

Our team got the call in early January to possibly provide orchids for hotel in Kona.  So, we reached out and set up a meeting to discuss providing orchids plants to add more color to their lobby … read more
Inspiring Growth & Giving Back

Inspiring Growth & Giving Back

Posted by Corinne Akatsuka on Feb 5th 2018

When we decided to redesign our showroom a couple years ago, our vision was to create a space where visitors could browse through the many beautiful orchids on display and learn something.For me perso … read more
Homegrown Poha Berries

Homegrown Poha Berries

Posted by Corinne Akatsuka on Dec 4th 2017

A few years ago, we had an opportunity to start growing a small crop of Poha berries (as they are known in Hawaii).  Otherwise known as cape gooseberry, aztec berry, or golden berry, it is a rela … read more
What's in a Name....Volcano Queen

What's in a Name....Volcano Queen

Posted by Corinne Akatsuka on Nov 13th 2017

We get a lot of calls and emails from new and old customers describing how they have questions about or would like one of our 'Volcano Queens'.  This is great for brand recognition but also makes … read more