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Dianella sandwicensis
Dianella sandwicensis
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 0213 1672 (2013-02-18)

Copyright © 2013 Eric White

  • date of photo  Sep 10, 2012
  • latitude 19.41993   longitude -155.28786   max error distance 639 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Crater Rim Trail near Jagger Museum (Hawaii, Big Island (Hawaiian Islands), US)
  • plant community   Open to shaded mesic forest; dry shrubland and grassland; lava; wet forest; 120-2140m
  • notes   Indigenous to Hawaii but also found on New Caledonia in South Pacific. Elevation of this photo around 4080ft/1244m. In this area I often observe them growing near the base of an Ohia (Metrosideros polymorpha) tree, which creates an island of soil, water retention and partial shade in this relatively open, windy environment.
  • camera   Olympus Stylus 790 SW
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   'uki'uki (photographer)
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