Hau

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Hau (Sea Hibiscus) – Hibiscus tiliaceus
Location:  Hulihe‘e Palace, Kailua-Kona
Island:  Hawaiʻi
Nominated by:  Sally Inkster
Year Nominated:  2011
Height:  20 feet
Circumference:  110 inches
Crown Spread:  25.2 feet
Points:  136.3
Current Ranking:  National Champion

Hulihe‘e Palace was once a summer vacation home for Hawaiian royalty built in 1838, today Hulihe‘e Palace is a museum showcasing Victorian artifacts from the era of King Kalakaua and Queen Kapi‘olani.

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Hau || Kāwaʻu || Koa || Kokiʻo Keʻokeʻo || Kōlea lau nui || Lama || Māmane
Maʻo hau hele || Niu || Olopua || Pāpala kēpau || Wiliwili