Hawaiian Word of the Day: Aiea

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaiian Word of the Day is Aiea. Growing up to 30 feet tall, with greenish yellow flowers, the Aiea tree once grew prominently in the ahupuaa of Aiea.

The flowers from the Aiea tree were once used in the creation of lei.

The ahupuaa of Aiea is located in the district of Ewa on the island of Oahu.

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