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hinahina kahakai
Nama sandwicensis
Nama sandwicensis
hinahina kahakai Borage Family
Nama sandwicensis Boraginaceae
common name
  hinahina kahakai
accepted scientific name
  Nama sandwicensis A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Nama sandwicensis (100)
family name
  • Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2001 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals, Six petals, Tubular shaped flowers, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
G.D.Carr (7)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Nama sandwicensis   A. Gray   (TSN: 835403, Index: 976)

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Common Names

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Family Names