Plant Guide
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Divi is St. Croix's All-Inclusive Resort
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Sun Self Storage on St. Croix
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Sun Self Storage – secure, centrally located self-storage

Island Jewelry - Crucian Gold, St. Croix, USVI
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Crucian Gold wants you to “feel the love”…

Salt River Bay, St. Croix, USVI
Wedding Planners, STX Weddings, St. Croix, USVI
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Seamless Tailored Extraordinary Weddings on St. Croix

Agents and Brokers - Coldwell Banker St. Croix Realty, St. Croix, USVI
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Serenity on the North Shore

Isaac's Bay Beach
Crucian Christmas Carnival, St. Croix, USVI
Farm Stand fresh local food
Scuba Diver
St. Croix Agrifest - Local Peppers
Gorgeous sunset views from Beach Side Cafe
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Divi Carina Bay Resort, St. Croix - Wedding Venue

Divi is a wonderful venue for your wedding

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Sandy Point Beach
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Pineapple Plant at St. George Village Botanical Garden, St. Croix, USVI
St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, St. Croix, USVI
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Tide Pools
Goat Hill, St. Croix, USVI
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Frederiksted Town and Fort
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Real Estate for Sale - Carambola Golf Villa
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Horseback Riding on the north shore
Wedding Photographers - Nicole Canegata Photography, St. Croix, USVI
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Capturing Love, Beauty & Romance

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Divi Carina Bay Vacation Villa
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Private villas for your family

Mangoes, St. Croix, USVI
St. Patrick's Day Parade, St. Croix, USVI
Turtle and Scuba Diver
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These beautiful yellow flowers are called Ginger Thomas

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Quadrille Dance
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Beach Guide - Dorsch Looking North
Kids playing in water
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EVO by Innovative VI
Agents and Brokers - Coldwell Banker St. Croix Realty, St. Croix, USVI
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Historic Charm at Maison de Poincy

Kids Behind a Sugarmill, St. Croix, USVI
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Centerline Car Rentals: Where will your next adventure take you?

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Oversee Green Cay
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Centerline Car Rentals, St. Croix, USVI
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Centerline Car Rentals: Where will your next adventure take you?

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Beach at The Palms, St. Croix, USVI
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Events, Taste of St. Croix, St. Croix USVI
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Taste of St. Croix, the island’s best foodie event

Schooner Roseway, St. Croix, USVI
Leatherback Sea Turtle Nesting, St. Croix, USVI
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Lattitude Adjustment Specialists

Buck Island Sunday Funday
Innovative VI Cable TV
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Over 185 channels, premium options, and local channels.

Sunrise at Point Udall, St. Croix, USVI
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Estate Mt. Washington, St. Croix, USVI
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Estate Mt. Washington, own a piece of Crucian history

Christiansted Harbor, St. Croix, USVI
Beautiful Beachside Wedding, St. Croix, USVI
Historic Ruins, St. Croix, USVI
Sand Castle Beach
Divi is St. Croix's All-Inclusive Resort
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Divi Carina Bay is St. Croix’s All-Inclusive Resort

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St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, St. Croix, USVI
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Food, Fun and Philanthropy

Events, Taste of St. Croix, St. Croix USVI
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Taste of St. Croix celebrates the island’s spirit and flavor

Island Jewelry - Crucian Gold, St. Croix, USVI
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Crucian Gold wants you to “feel the love”…

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Agents and Brokers, The Hanley Team at Farchette & Hanley Real Estate, St. Croix, USVI
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Amazing hilltop property with great views of the Caribbean Sea

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Agents & Brokers, Coldwell Banker St. Croix Realty, St. Croix, USVI
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Live seaside in Cotton Valley Shores at Paradise Found

St Croix Destination Wedding
Sunrise, St. Croix, USVI
Events, Taste of St. Croix, St. Croix USVI
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Taste of St. Croix is the island’s ultimate hospitality event

Brown Pelican, St. Croix, USVI
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Frederiksted Waterfront
Seashells, St. Croix, USVI
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Frederiksted Town and Fort
Beach Massage and Body Work Delivered
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Enjoy a soothing, therapeutic massage on your favorite beach!

Divi Surfside Spa
Plaza Extra East - Food Shopping
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Plaza Extra East Supermarket. Right Value. Great Price.

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Sport Fishing
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Agents and Brokers - Coldwell Banker St. Croix Realty, St. Croix, USVI
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Paradise in Teagues Bay

Easter Eggs, St. Croix, USVI
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Seaside Market & Deli, St. Croix, USVI
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Shop Seaside Market & Deli for your holiday celebration needs!

The Links at Divi Carina Bay - Miniature Golf & Driving Range
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Kids of all ages have fun playing mini-golf

SGV Botanical Gardens - Ruins with Banana Trees
Undercover Books & Gifts - st. Croix's Only Independent Book Store
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Undercover Books & Gifts, St. Croix’s only independent book store

Scenic Drive in Jeep
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InTing Mobile VI
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InTing Mobile – Choose the plan that fits you!

Rainbow over Udall
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Buck Island Beach
Renaissance St. Croix Carambola Beach Resort & Spa - St. Croix, USVI
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Enjoy an unspoiled Caribbean paradise at our USVI Resort

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Christiansted National Historic Site

Explore the historic town of Christiansted

SeaDream St. Croix Vacation Villa - St. Croix, USVI
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Enjoy modern comforts with stunning Caribbean views!

Mocko Jumbies at Christiansted National Historic Site, St. Croix, USVI
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Innovative VI St. Croix
Seaside Market & Deli, St. Croix, USVI
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Enjoy a great selection of fresh produce at Seaside Market & Deli

Inshore Fly Fishing with St. Croix Inshore Fishing Charters
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Leatherback Sea Turtle Hatchlings
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Christinasted Restaurants - Balter, St. Croix, USVI
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At balter, you arrive a stranger, dine as a friend, and leave as family.

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Keeping you connected…

Kayak
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View of Grapetree Bay, St. Croix, USVI
Sonya Ltd. - home of St. Croix's original hook bracelet
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Celebrating 50 years of the original hook bracelet by Sonya Ltd.

View of Buck Island from the deck of Jolly Roger
Green Cay Marina
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Santa Photos at Undercover Books by Q Studio, St. Croix, USVI
5+ Bedroom Rentals - Vacation Villa, Sea View Play, St. Croix, USVI
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Sea View Play, located near Cane Bay on the beautiful North Shore

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Discover the beauty of St. Croix at your own pace

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Be inspired. Be creative. Be intentional.

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Shipping Excellence for the Virgin Islands

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Island Jewelry - ib designs, St. Croix, USVI
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Celebrate every day with handcrafted ib designs

Divi Beach and Hammock for Lazy Days
Canaan Gut Hike, St. Croix, USVI
Christiansted, St. Croix, USVI
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Go Sightseeing with Sweeny's St. Croix Safari Tours
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Caribbean Sea Adventures - Buck Island Tours, St. Croix, USVI
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“Don’t leave the island without trying it!” – Anton

St. Croix Christmas Boat Parade, - Christiansted, St. Croix, USVI
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Hawksbill Sea Turtle, St. Croix, USVI
Beach Guide, Family Photo Session with Kelly Greer, St. Croix, USVI
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When moments become memories…

View of Buck Island from East End, St. Croix, USVI
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St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, St. Croix, USVI
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Get your tickets now for the St. Croix Food & Wine Experience!

As you take in the beauty of St. Croix, you will see that beautiful flora abounds on the island. In many cases, you may find yourself wondering what some of the plants are and how they came to be on this island. Thanks to St. Croix’s diverse landscapes, from the lush rainforest of the West End to arid desert-like East End, the island is home to plants ranging in nature from tropical flowering vines to spiny cactus – and everything in between. If you find yourself looking for  information on what some of the unique and beautiful plants of St. Croix are, where they come from, if they are edible, or if they have any medicinal or practical uses, please check out our Plant Guide.

Tan Tan

Tan Tan

Scientific & Common Names: Leucaena leucocephala, more commonly know as tan tan or guinea tamarind Native to: Central America Description: This prolific plant can be found almost everywhere on the island. It grows » read more » 

Century Plant

Century Plant

Scientific & Common Names: Agave americana, common names century plant, maguey, or American aloe Native to:  Mexico, Arizona, and Texas  Description: Although it is called the century plant, it typically lives only 10 to 30 years. It has » read more » 

Casha Bush

Casha Bush

Scientific & Common Names: Acacia farnesiana, commonly known as casha bush or needle bush Native to: The native range is uncertain. While the point of origin is Mexico and Central America, the species has a pantropical distribution » read more » 

Cactus

Cactus (Echinocactus grusonii)Many different types of cacti are present throughout St.Croix, mostly on the dry terrain of the East End. The “prickly pear” (a) can be found throughout the island. Many use » read more » 

Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera

Scientific & Common Name: Aloe vera, commonly known as  Chinese aloe, Indian aloe, true aloe, burn aloe, first aid plant Native to: The natural range of aloe vera is unclear, as the species has been » read more » 

Plumbago

Plumbago ( Plumbago capensis )Also called Leadwort because of its lead colored roots. Plumbago can be found growing wildly along the roadside or in planters around the island as decoration.In clusters among » read more » 

Hibiscus

Hibiscus ( Hibiscus spp )Because of its great beauty and hardiness, the Hibiscus has become a well-known and well-loved plant. It may be the official flower of Hawaii, but the Hibiscus can » read more » 

Ginger Thomas

Ginger Thomas (The USVI Official Flower)Native to tropical and subtropical America, Texas, New Mexico and Florida, this beautiful yellow flower can be found thriving year round on St. Croix from hillsides and » read more » 

Frangipani

Frangipani ( Plumeria rubra, Plumeria acutfolia )These beautiful flowers are most commonly seen as white with a diffused yellow center, or bright pink with a yellow to orange center. The flowers grow » read more » 

Cup of Gold

Cup of Gold

Scientific & Common Names: Solandra nitida, are commonly know as cup of gold, trumpt flower, or chalice vines Native to: The Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South Americas Description: Cup of gold is a striking vine with » read more » 

Crown of Thorns

Crown of Thorns

Scientific & Common Names: Euphorbia milii, commonly known as crown of thorns, Christ plant, Christ thorn Native to: Madagascar Description: Crown of thorns is a succulent climbing shrub growing up to 5 feet tall. It’s blooms are mostly red and » read more » 

Bougainvillea

Bougainvillea

Scientific & Common Names: Bougainvillea spectabilis, of the Nyctaginaceae family, is commonly known as bougainvillea Native to: South America Description: Bougainvillea is a tropical and subtropical woody, evergreen, shrubby vine. Typically multi-trunked or » read more » 

Bird of Paradise

Bird of Paradise

Scientific & Common Names: Strelitzia, more commonly known as the bird of paradise or crane flower Native to: South Africa Description: The bird of paradise is actually a large tropical herb that » read more »