IF YOU WANT TO BEAUTIFY YOUR HOME OR OFFICE, WE’VE GOT THE RIGHT PERSON IN STUDIO FOR YOU. ROD OSHIMA JOINS US FROM DIAMOND HEAD PLANTS AND TODAY WE’RE TALKING ABOUT A PLANT SALE HAPPENING TOMORROW, AND WE’LL BE TALKING IN JUST A BIT ABOUT MOTHER’S DAY PLANTS. WHAT IS THE THEME? THE THEME IS CONTAINER RAISED GARDENING. YOU HAVE A LOT OF APARTMENTS SO PEOPLE WANT PLANTS ON THEIR LANAI. CONTAINERIZED. IN POTS. IT’S A FANCY WORD FOR POTS. EXACTLY. HOW CAN FOLKS GET ON THERE AND LEARN ABOUT IT. IT’S GOING TO BE ON VINEYARD. IT’S CALLED FOSTER GARDENS. IT’S THE ONLY BOTANICAL GARDEN ON OAHU. WE WANT TO TALK ABOUT A VERY SPECIAL DAY COMING UP IN A COUPLE WEEKS FOR MOTHER’S DAY, FOR MOTHERS, MOTHER’S DAY. YOU BROUGHT A COUPLE PLANTS THAT ARE — WHAT WOULD YOU SAY, THEY ARE GOOD FOR MOMS. EVERYBODY HAS A MOM, RIGHT. WE CAN’T FORGET OUR MOMS. RIGHT, RIGHT. SO IN THE MIDDLE WE HAVE AN ARRANGEMENT, FLOWER ARRANGEMENT. THAT’S REALLY PRETTY. THIS IS A PROMPT I BROMILIAD ORCHID. COLORS ARE BEAUTIFUL. IS THE PLANT EASY TO MAINTAIN? VERY EASY. WHAT IS REQUIRED TO MAINTAIN THAT? JUST WATERING ONCE A WEEK. OKAY. YOU CAN SPRAY MIST IT IF YOU WANT. IF IT’S COOLER, NOT IN THE HOT SUN, THEN IT WILL LAST LONGER. IS THAT ABOUT HOW BIG IT WILL GET? THE MALABAR CHESTNUT WILL GET BIGGER BUT IT’S WE HAVE THIS IN A NICE POT. WE KIND OF CALL THIS THE THREE KINGS BECAUSE THEY ARE THREE DIFFERENT PLANTS. THEY ARE BRAIDED. MALABAR CHESTNUTS ARE REALLY STRONG INDOOR PLANTS. OKAY. AND THESE ALSO EASY TO MAINTAIN. VERY EASY. WATER ONCE A WEEK. THAT’S IT. I LIKE WHAT YOU SAID. THE TREE KINGS. @YOU CAN GO EITHER WAY YOU GUYS HAVE PLANTS ALL THE TIME THAT ARE OUTDOORS. LET’S GO THROUGH A LITTLE BIT OF WHAT YOU HAVE. THIS BY THE WAY IS MY FAVORED BECAUSE IT IS THE INSECT MURDERER. IT ATTRACTS AND CONSUMES ANTS, MOSQUITOES, ROACHES, BUGS. IS THERE ANYTHING IN HERE? NO, MIGHT BE. I JUST LOVE THE FACT THAT THAT’S — TELL ME ABOUT THAT PLANT BECAUSE THAT’S GREAT FOR INDOORS. IT’S A CARNIVOROUS PLANT, INDIGENOUS TO SOUTHEAST ASIA. IT PRODUCES A PHEROMONE THAT ATTRACTS THE INSECTS AND THERE’S AN ENZYME IN HERE THAT DISSOLVES THEM. LET ME SEE IF I CAN GET THE CAMERA TO SEE THAT BECAUSE THE ENZYME SEE ALL THE WAY IN THERE. OKAY. AND THEN WE HAVE OUR MOTHER’S DAY PLANTS BUT THEY ARE ALSO GOOD FOR ALL TIMES. EXACTLY. AND THEN WE’VE SEEN THESE HERE ON THE SHOW. YOU BROUGHT THESE BACK HERE A COUPLE TIMES. TELL ME WHY BECAUSE THEY SEEM LIKE THEY ARE BEAUTIFUL AND EASY. THEY VERY EASY. WE CALL THEM DESSERT ROSE. MINIS THAT YOU THEY ARE VERY COMPACT. THEY ARE OUR DESERT WATER IS RAID. REAL EASY MAINTENANCE. YOU HAD IT ON THE SHOW A COUPLE TIMES. YOU SAID IF YOU KEEP THEM IN A SMALL POT, THEY WILL STAY SMALL. IT YOU PUT THEM IN A BIGGER, THEY WILL BE BIGGER. IT’S LIKE BONSAI AFFECT. IF YOU THINK ROD KNOWS HIS STUFF, IT’S BECAUSE HE DOES AND HE’S WILLING TO SHARE EVERYTHING HE KNOWS WITH YOU, THE PLANT CONSUMER BECAUSE YOU OFFER A SERVICE THAT ALLOWS FOLKS TO GIVE YOU A RING. YOU CAN COME TO THEIR PLACE, HOME, OFFICE AND CHOOSE THE RIGHT PLANTS. IF YOU KNOW YOUR PLANT MATERIAL, THEN IT’S EASY TO MATCH YOUR SITUATION WITH THE PLANT MATERIAL. A LOT OF TIMES PEOPLE JUST BECAUSE BECAUSE IT’S PRETTY. IT’S NOT NECESSARILY THE BEST SITUATION WHAT YOU HAVE. SO THAT’S WHERE WE COME IN. HOW DOES NORTHBOUND GET AHOLD OF THE PLANT WHISPERER? YOU CAN TEXT ME OR E-MAIL ME. AND THAT IS ON THE BOTTOM OF YOUR SCREEN RIGHT NOW AND WE’LL HAVE IT ON OUR WEBSITE WITH THE SALE AND MOTHER’S DAY PLANTS. APPRECIATE IT. ALWAYS A PLEASURE. MUCH MORE WHEN WE