This striking lei is aptly named Nohea, which means “lovely.” As durable as it is beautiful, this lei is a nice choice for a special occasion.
Both the outer petals of purple as well as white Dendrobium Orchids are used to create this spiral lei – pattern may vary slightly.
Advance notice required. Please order one week in advance.
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COMPOSITION & CONSTRUCTION
Materials Used: Dendrobium Orchids
Hawaiian Name: ‘Okika
Both the dark outer petals of purple Dendrobium Orchids as well as the outer petals of white Dendrobium Orchids are used to create this spiral lei – pattern may vary slightly.
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||20.0 × 3.0 × 1.5 in|