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Major Plant families

Pine-Oak forests of Mexico

Golden Glory: Arachis pintoi

This particular bean was collected on the UH campus. It is an ornamental bean often used as ground cover. Its attractive yellow flowers which are present most of the year in hawaii make it a popular plant in Hawaii.

It is a legume as well which means that they aid the soil in replenishing nitrogen and other compounds.


Arachis pintoi

Specimen 4

Specimen 2

Specimen 5

Specimen 3

Specimen 6