There is no other piece of clothing more recognizable around the world than the Aloha shirt. Its signature bold designs and vivid colors have been known to induce feelings of the “Aloha Spirit” whether near or far to the islands of Hawaii
The tuberose (Polianthes tuberosa) is a native flowering plant to Central America and is named for the shape of its rootstock. A member of the agave family, the tuberose flower is recognized by the heady effect it has on the olfactory senses.
A relative of the seahorse, trumpetfish (Aulostomus maculatus) are named for their long, thin bodies with upturned mouths. While common in waters around the Big Island, these masters of disguise can be hard to spot.