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Sea View Play, located near Cane Bay on the beautiful North Shore

Caribbean Sea Adventures - Buck Island Tours, St. Croix, USVI
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“Don’t leave the island without trying it!” – Anton

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Paradise in Teagues Bay

Beach Massage and Body Work Delivered
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Enjoy a soothing, therapeutic massage on your favorite beach!

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Christiansted Harbor, St. Croix, USVI
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St. Croix Food & Wine Experience, St. Croix, USVI
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Sandy Point Beach
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Isaac's Bay Beach
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Taste of St. Croix celebrates the island’s spirit and flavor

Undercover Books & Gifts - st. Croix's Only Independent Book Store
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Undercover Books & Gifts, St. Croix’s only independent book store

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SGV Botanical Gardens - Ruins with Banana Trees
Mangoes, St. Croix, USVI
Inshore Fly Fishing with St. Croix Inshore Fishing Charters
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Oversee Green Cay
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These beautiful yellow flowers are called Ginger Thomas

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

St Croix Beaches
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Private villas for your family

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Taste of St. Croix is the island’s ultimate hospitality event

Leatherback Sea Turtle Hatchlings
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Centerline Car Rentals: Where will your next adventure take you?

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

Sand Castle Beach
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Hawksbill Sea Turtle, St. Croix, USVI
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Crucian Christmas Carnival, St. Croix, USVI
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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.

St. Croix Christmas Boat Parade, - Christiansted, St. Croix, USVI
Tide Pools
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Taste of St. Croix, the island’s best foodie event

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View of Buck Island from East End, St. Croix, USVI
Christiansted National Historic Site

Explore the historic town of Christiansted

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Goat Hill, St. Croix, USVI
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Sun Self Storage on St. Croix
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Sun Self Storage – secure, centrally located self-storage

Scuba Diver
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Sunrise at Point Udall, St. Croix, USVI
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Gorgeous sunset views from Beach Side Cafe
Island Jewelry - ib designs, St. Croix, USVI
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Celebrate every day with handcrafted ib designs

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Plaza Extra East Supermarket. Right Value. Great Price.

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Walk to the beach from Calypso’s Paradise

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InTing Mobile – Choose the plan that fits you!

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

Horseback Riding - Cruzan Cowgirls, St. Croix, USVI
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Come ride the beautiful West End of St. Croix with Cruzan Cowgirls

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Easter Eggs, St. Croix, USVI
Frederiksted Town and Fort
Buck Island Sunday Funday
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Divi Surfside Spa
Go Sightseeing with Sweeny's St. Croix Safari Tours
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Frederiksted Town and Fort
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Buck Island Beach
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Seaside Market & Deli, St. Croix, USVI
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Mocko Jumbies at Christiansted National Historic Site, St. Croix, USVI
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Food, Fun and Philanthropy

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Historic Ruins, St. Croix, USVI
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When moments become memories…

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Estate Mt. Washington, St. Croix, USVI
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Discover the beauty of St. Croix at your own pace

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

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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Brown Pelican, St. Croix, USVI
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Quadrille Dance
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Canaan Gut Hike, St. Croix, USVI
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Events - FFAMFestival, St. Croix, USVI
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Food. Fashion. Art. Music. FFAMFestival, Christiansted comes alive!

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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Beach Guide - Dorsch Looking North
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Sport Fishing
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Historic Charm at Maison de Poincy

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Serenity on the North Shore

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 »