Taro troop: Boy scouts, company grow Polynesian plants

  • Boy Scouts in Troop 82 plant taro Saturday at Skyline Eco-Adventures-Akaka Falls in Honomu. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)
  • Chanden Aguiar-Chartrand, 11, of Boy Scouts Troop 82 plants taro with his troop members Saturday at Skyline Eco-Adventures-Akaka Falls in Honomu. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)
  • Charles Lockhart directs Boy Scouts in Troop 82 where to plant taro Saturday at Skyline Eco-Adventures-Akaka Falls in Honomu. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)

HILO — A troop of Boy Scouts spruced up one of the courses at Skyline Eco-Adventures last week with a new taro patch.