Ohelo ‘Ai growing in the lava

Ohelo 'Ai and Mauna Kea

Ohelo 'Ai growing in lava

 

Ohelo ‘Ai (Vaccinium reticulatum) is an endemic plant also known as Hawaiian blueberry. It’s seen here growing on the inhospitable slopes of Mauna Loa, with Mauna Kea in the background.

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