1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to sidebar


Snapshots

  1. Ohia lehua leaf buds

    Snapshot Title: Ohia lehua leaf buds
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Metrosideros polymorpha
    Myrtaceae



  2. Myrica

    Snapshot Title: Myrica
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Myrica faya-- Fire Tree
    Noxious evergreen invasive tree
    seeds spread by birds.



  3. Kukui (State tree of Hawaii)

    Snapshot Title: Kukui (State tree of Hawaii)
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Aleurites moluccana Euphorbiaceae
    The light colored leaf tree at the base of the valley
    is Kukui the state tree of Hawaii. Introduced by the Hawaiians and very important ethnobotanically. It is cal...



  4. Ohelo berry

    Snapshot Title: Ohelo berry
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Vaccinium sp. hawaiian version of a bluberry



  5. ?????

    Snapshot Title: ?????
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Sticher artifacts due to movement or trees?



  6. Lichen

    Snapshot Title: Lichen
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Symbiotic relationship between an algae and fungi



  7. Water?

    Snapshot Title: Water?
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    May be an active stream



  8. ??????

    Snapshot Title: ??????
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    Not sure what this is?



  9. Multi-color  leaf tree

    Snapshot Title: Multi-color leaf tree
    Taken by: Brian Yamamoto

    Image: Kalalau lookout Waimea Kauai Hawaii
    Image Owner: Brian Yamamoto



    Description:

    looks like a mango tree
    non native introduce species.