WAIKIKI- (KHNL) May Day is Lei Day in Hawaii! In Waikiki, a big event marked the 80th anniversary of Honolulu's "Lei Day". It was complete with hula, musical performances, and of course a lei competition!
The PSA (Plumeria Society of America) sponsored the first ever International Plumeria Conference (IPC) from July 8th to the 13th, 2006 in Galveston, Texas. Attendees came from around the world; Australia, Brazil, Thailand, Italy and of course from Hawaii to Florida across the United States. What a wonder group of Plumerians!
The speaker list covered a fantastic medley of plumeria topics; taxonomy and specicies classification, plants in Central America, yard tours, lei making, grafting presentation and demonstration, plumeria culture and social aspects, round table discussings, Thailand plumerias, DNA study results and alas..., a luau.
FrangifestII will be held in Singapore and Bali, Indonesia from March 24th through April 1, 2007. To keep the cost to attend Frangifest 2007 as low as possible, the fee will be "all inclusive", covering ALL hotel and transportation costs, including round trip airfare with Singapore Airlines, a top airline with connections worldwide. All meals will be included in the cost.
The Exotic Plumeria, a pictorial, Vol. I, is expected to be available in Spring of 2006. The first hardbound coffee table book ever printed that is devoted entirely to the plumeria. This will be the first in a series, displaying the plumeria in all of its glory. There will also be many interesting topics never before covered in a plumeria book. For more information please visit Exotic Plumeria.
Daily till September 3rd on the cornor or Manchester and El Camino Real in Encinitas, Southern California
The Plumeria Farms Tent Event has ended. See you next summer!
3615 Manchester Avenue, on the corner of Manchester and El Camino Real, at the running man statue and cactus lot across from the San Elijo Lagoon and Encinitas Country Day, just exit I-5 and head east, you'll see us on the right.