The Breadfruit Tree

January 1, 2016

Breadfruit Tree

It is believed that the Breadfruit Tree was created by a compassionate king Rua-ta’ata who transformed himself into the Tree of Life to save his people from starvation by supplying a staple food. The Breadfruit Tree represents the bounty of Oceania.

The Breadfruit Tree

July 25, 2014

“if a man plants 10 breadfruit trees in his life
he would completely fulfill his duty
to his own as well as future generations”

— Sir Joseph Banks, 1769

The Breadfruit Tree

January 1, 2009
Breadfruit Gate

The secret of breadfruit waits for eyes that are unclouded by longing