Spot Silversword: Maui’s Rare Plant

Land DiversionsMaui

Hawaiian silversword plants are so rare that they only grow in a select few locations throughout the Hawaiian Islands — above the 6,000-foot level on

, and high on the slopes of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa on Hawai‘i Island.

Silversword plants can be found in front of

, in a fenced enclosure at

, along the road near the summit parking area and along

on the fl oor of the crater.

101 Things To Do Digital Magazine

Get a FREE 101 Things To Do digital magazine

when you sign up for the 101 Things To Do email newsletter!

Upcoming Events