Kehau anu, translated as cold dew or “frost,” is the perfect description of this unique lei. Orchid petals are gently folded and sewn in the kui poepoe style with the stiff inner light pink part of the petal facing out, creating a striking “frosty” look.
Advance notice required. Please order one week in advance.
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COMPOSITION & CONSTRUCTION
Materials Used: Dendrobium Orchids
Hawaiian Name: ‘Okika
Orchid petals are gently folded and sewn in the kui poepoe style with the stiff inner light pink part of the petal facing out.
Width: 2 inches in diameter.
Length: Hangs about 18 inches from neck when worn (40 inches long before being tied).
Durability: Very durable and long-lasting.
Instructions: Sprinkle with water and refrigerate in bag or container.
Dendrobium orchids have been among Hawaii’s most popular plants since they were introduced from the Philippines in 1896. They have since become the single most valuable commercial flower in Hawaii. Visitors to the Hawaiian Islands will notice orchids throughout their vacation – they may receive a fresh orchid lei upon arrival, or enjoy a tropical cocktail with a fresh orchid hanging on the lip of their glass.
|Dimensions||19.0 × 3.0 × 1.5 in|