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Hawaiian Medicinal Plants: Books & More

This quick guide will direct you to library resources on medicinal plants of Hawai'i and Polynesia.

DVD - The Hawaiian Art of Healing


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Mala La’au Lapa’au = Medicinal Plant Garden

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Ethnobotany - Polynesia

Hawaiian Medicinal Priests


taro leaves image


Medicines: There are numerous varieties of kalo, some if which are favored over others in medicinal treatments.

Source: Taro Leaves. Photograph. Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web.


La`au Lapa`au: Traditional Hawaiian Herbal Healthcare [52:20]

Traditional Medicine - Hawaii

Herbal Medicine - Polynesia / Oceania

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