Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden supports Hawaiian cultural traditions of land use and plants and conserves the plant resources of traditional Hawaiian cultural activities. Located in beautiful Captain Cook on the Kona coast of Hawai'i - Big Island. See our website for schedules, tours and special events!
About Amy Greenwell Garden
Amy B.H. Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden supports Hawaiian cultural traditions of land use and plants and conserves the plant resources of traditional Hawaiian cultural activities.
Owner: Bishop Museum
Established: 1974 ( bequest from Amy Greenwell)
First open to the public: 1988
Area: 15 acres
Full time staff: 4
2005 visitors: 10361
Facilities: Accessible restroom, nursery area
Taxa in collection: 200+
Federally listed endangered species in collection: 28
Self-guided Garden visits:
Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays.
Suggested donation $4.00 for adults
Wednesdays and Fridays, 1:00 p.m. - $5 per person.
-On the second Saturday of each month, 10:00 a.m. - Free.
School tours call or email for information
Adults: call for reservations. $5 per person.
The Garden is in Captain Cook, 12 miles south of Kailua-Kona on Highway 11. Coming from the north, look for mile marker 110 and turn left into the next driveway.rnrnComing from the south, look for the Manago Hotel. The driveway to the Garden is about 200 yards north of the hotel, on the right side.