The South Kona Farmers Green Market – a place to buy plants

Also known as the Green Market, The South Kona Farmers Green Market is an all-local farmers and artists market held at the Amy Greenwell Botanical Gardens at 82-6188 Mamalahoa Highway at mile marker 110, just across from the Manago hotel in Captain Cook . Market days are every Sunday between 9:00 am and 2:00 pm. … Continue reading “The South Kona Farmers Green Market – a place to buy plants”

Not endangered: the Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle

A pest that stunts the development, and can ultimately destroy coconut and oil palms is the Coconut Rhinoceros beetle (Orcytes rhinoceros).

A pest that stunts the development, and can ultimately destroy coconut and oil palms is the Coconut Rhinoceros beetle (Orcytes rhinoceros).