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Hawaiian Plumeria Jewelry

Updated on July 21, 2014

Visit Hawaii for Plumeria Jewelry or Shop Online

I first visited Hawaii on a business trip in 2002 and although I wanted to bring home something to remember Hawaii, I had a limited time to shop. I stopped by a small shop near my hotel and found a beautiful plumeria necklace and earrings. I had seen this beautiful plumeria tree near my hotel and decided this would be the perfect gift for myself.

In 2006 my husband and I were able to return to Hawaii for a great vacation, so I decided to buy myself a bracelet to go with my necklace and earrings. Plumeria jewelry is very popular in Hawaii and easily found in most jewelry and tourist shops.

I love my plumeria jewelry and wear it in the summer and when I travel to warmer climates. This year when I pulled out my jewelry to take on our trip to Florida, I was very disappointed to find one of my earrings missing. My first impulse was to go to my husband and tell him we needed to go back to Hawaii so I could buy new earrings. He laughed, and although I was only partly kidding, I knew I could probably find some earring to match online. In looking for the earrings online, I find there are many choices. Plumeria jewelry seems to be really popular in the online market too.

On this page I'm going to tell you a bit about the plumeria plant, show you my necklace and bracelet, and then ask for your help in choosing my earrings. Perhaps you'll even find a piece that you would like for yourself or a gift.

photos by mbgphoto

Cluster of Plumeria Flowers - Plumeria grow on Trees

The plumeria flowers are tropical flowers that are native to Central and South America, the Caribbean and Mexico. They have spread throughout the world and can be seen in many tropical areas.

The flowers are grown on round domed tree that can reach a height of 30 feet. Most often you see the flowers as white with yellow accents, but they can also be red, yellow, pink are multiple colors. Each cluster may contain from 50-200 blossoms.

In this photo you see a cluster of flowers blooming in The Butterfly House in Chesterfield, Missouri. The tropical climate that is kept inside this butterfly conservatory works well for the plumeria trees.

Three Plumeria Necklace - beautiful floral pendant

This three plumeria pendant is very similar to the one that I purchased on my first trip to Hawaii in 2002. I really like the three flowers hanging down on the pendant. It is one of my favorite pieces of summer jewelry.

Sterling Silver Three Plumeria CZ Necklace with 18" Box Chain
Sterling Silver Three Plumeria CZ Necklace with 18" Box Chain

This necklace features three plumeria on a silver chain.


Closeup of Plumeria Flower

Closeup of Plumeria Flower
Closeup of Plumeria Flower

Sterling Silver Plumeria Bracelet - delicate floral bracelet

When I returned to Hawaii on our second visit in 2006 I decided to purchase a bracelet to go with my pendant and earrings. This bracelet is made up of many small plumeria flowers. My bracelet is sterling silver, but it also comes in yellow or white gold.

Sterling Silver Plumeria Earrings - single flower earrings

I lost my original plumeria earrings that I purchased on my first trip to Hawaii. I think these beautiful stud earrrings will be the perfect replacement. They will work well with my plumeria pendant and bracelet.

Rhodium Plated Sterling Silver 9mm Plumeria Stud Earrings
Rhodium Plated Sterling Silver 9mm Plumeria Stud Earrings

Small and delicate these plumeria earrings will look great with the pendant and bracelet.


Do you like the earrings I'm considering? - I'd love your opinion

I was amazed at all of the different choices available for plumeria earrings. I'm leaning towards the stud earrings shown above but I could be swayed to choose another pair. Now that I've seen all the choices I'm not sure about size. The ones I'm leaning toward are 9mm, but I also see there are 12mm and 15 mm styles.Perhaps, I'll buy two different pairs. Could you help me decide? Please vote for your favorite earrings below.

More Hawaiian Plumeria Jewelry Choices - beautiful Hawaiian flowers

I found 100's of items of Plumeria flower jewelry when I was looking for replacement earrings. Here are a few others

14k Yellow Gold, Fancy Hawaiian Flower Lei Pendant Charm Created CZ
14k Yellow Gold, Fancy Hawaiian Flower Lei Pendant Charm Created CZ

If you prefer yellow gold this pendant is gorgeous.

Hawaiian Jewelry White Plumeria Flower Shell Earrings
Hawaiian Jewelry White Plumeria Flower Shell Earrings

These white shell earrings look pretty. They would be a great summer jewelry choice. In fact, I just purchased a pair for myself and love them.


Plumeria Necklace

white with yellow flower

This necklace was made using one of my photographs of the plumeria flower.

More choices for Plumeria Floral Jewelry - check out all your options

I've found that there are also a lot of plumeria jewelry choices on eBay. Here are just a few of the ones available.

Do you have any plumeria jewelry? - stop by and share a note

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      Treasures By Brenda 4 years ago from Canada

      I don't but I've been privileged to visit Hawaii twice so I should get some!

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 4 years ago from United States

      The delicate flowers really are beautiful and the jewelry would certainly make great gifts.

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      Wednesday-Elf 4 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      When I visited Hawaii (many moons I came home with a puka bead necklace, but these Plumeria pieces are gorgeous, as are the photos of the flower. I voted for the sterling silver stud earrings because all my jewelry is in silver tones -- my preference in jewelry. Even my wedding ring is white gold, which goes well with my silver jewelry. :)

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      Marisa Horn 4 years ago from Rintown Pa

      Lovely flower and a great introduction and info lens about it.

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      yonique88 4 years ago

      The jewelry on your lens are very beautiful!

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      ivanjones 5 years ago

      so nice

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      ArmchairBuilder1 5 years ago

      Great looking jewelry...I'm lucky to call Hawaii home.

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      jura 5 years ago

      Plumeria is beautiful flower i did not see them in any kind of jewelry great lens.

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      PinkstonePictures 5 years ago from Miami Beach, FL

      This is the first time I'm hearing about Plumeria Jewelry, they are very pretty. I think you should still try and take a trip to Hawaii :-D

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      No I don't have this plumeria jewelry.

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      acreativethinker 5 years ago

      Very lovely flower and jewellery. Thanks for sharing. Take care :)

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      DLeighAlexander 5 years ago

      No but would love to have some! My Hawaiian jewelry consists of pearls I got at Hilo Hatties, which are beautiful too :) You have some very pretty photos here.

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      sjdq209 5 years ago

      Very nice post

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      junkcat 5 years ago

      I visited Hawaii about 10 years ago and I have some earrings.

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      mcspocky lm 5 years ago

      Some very nice looking jewelry...

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      Rosanna Grace 5 years ago

      I don't have any plumeria jewellery and had never even heard of it til now. Thanks for creating such a nice article about it. :)

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      nice one

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      ruthlspurgeon 5 years ago

      I do have a plumeria scroll ring from Hawaii that I bought online. I am looking at another plumeria ring that I want to buy as well.

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      RazzbarryBreeze 5 years ago

      I love Plumeria jewelry and anything that involves this beautiful flower or it's scent! Beautiful photos in your lens. Great job. Have a nice day!

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      morisyork 5 years ago

      Very nice post..indeed

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      Pat Broker 5 years ago from Templeton, CA

      I was raised on Oahu and we had a plumeria tree in our backyard (white with yellow). I do have some plumeria jewelry: 3 sets of earrings. My favorite pair is silver and has 2 delicate chains with a pearl on one chain and a silver plumeria on the other.

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      lionmom100 5 years ago

      Absolutely lovely. So are the actual plumeria.

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      bethann21 5 years ago

      Like the jewelry, but you have my vote for a trip back to Hawaii.

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      AngelaKane 5 years ago

      No I do not have any plumeria jewelry, but they look very pretty. The plumeria flower is very pretty.

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      Mary Norton 5 years ago from Ontario, Canada

      Yes, I have one. I bought it in an estate sale.

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      mattcut 5 years ago

      Gorgeous work ! Thanks for sharing !

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      nice lens and the plumeria for is like a flower of an orchid, I am dreaming to have a jewelry of flowers but sad to say I like Cherry blossoms more. :)

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      It is looks so good.

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      makorip lm 5 years ago

      I was part of a dive shop in Lahaina. Just the word brings back the fragrance and the memories of Maui.

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      fifinn 5 years ago

      I do not have a plumeria jewelry. But it looks very awesome.

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      ismeedee 5 years ago

      This brings me back... I used to live in Hawaii. Plumeria are so pretty!!

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      MusicMadness LM 5 years ago

      There are very nice flowers . . . didn't know they were native to Hawaii . . . another place I need to visit some day.

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      DecoratingMom411 5 years ago

      I love the Plumeria Flowers. They are really nice. Would also love to have the Three Plumeria Necklace

      beautiful floral pendant. Nice lens!

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      Sharon Weaver 5 years ago from Los Angeles, CA

      I used to work at Na Hoku and have collected many plumeria pieces. It is so pretty. I love the flower.

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      Brandi 5 years ago from Maryland

      This jewelry is so lovely...plumeria is my favorite flower!

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      NuttSoRuff 5 years ago

      Yes, actually I's very pretty.

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      Mary Stephenson 5 years ago from California

      No don't have any, but make soap with that fragrance, it is heavenly.

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      Ana Dilber 5 years ago

      No, I do not, but I would like to. It is really great.

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      chi kung 5 years ago

      nice jewelry!

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      ChrisLdn 5 years ago

      Plumeria flowers have always been one of my favorites!

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      mina009 5 years ago

      Lovely jewelry..

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      LeenaBK LM 5 years ago

      I don't have any. But I'd love to have some. Your collection is beautiful.

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      WhiteIsland 5 years ago

      I don't, although my sister had a pair of dangle earrings that I always loved. I now think they were plumeria. All of the options you've shown here are beautiful. I love the necklace and bracelet you chose for yourself in Hawaii!

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      DvdMovieGirl 5 years ago

      Wonderful photographs!

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      rattie lm 5 years ago

      Sadly, no! These do look lovely and as you say, suit hotter climates.

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      nick-gondoras 5 years ago

      I don't great looking items though!

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      Fay Favored 5 years ago from USA

      No, but I do love the flower and the scent of it.

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      inkymama 5 years ago

      Great makes me miss Hawaii!

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      poldepc lm 5 years ago

      great lens, thanks for sharing...

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      No I don't have any plumeria jewelry. Its lovely as can be. :)

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      MiaMusement 5 years ago

      I do! My son bought me a plumeria bracelet once for Mother's Day.

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      KyraB 5 years ago

      I don't but it is lovely! Congratulations on being on the highlight reel :)

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      miaponzo 5 years ago

      I don't have any yet, but I think it's absolutely beautiful!!!!! So, I think I will get some silver plumeria jewelry! Blessed!

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      BuckHawkcenter 5 years ago

      I don't have any plumeria jewelry but you got me very interested. The flower is beautiful and I would love to have some pieces.

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 5 years ago from United States

      Hawaii does have some of the most unique and beautiful flowers. You photo of the Plumeria is lovely and all of the Plumeria jewelry is very pretty.

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      Jennifer P Tanabe 5 years ago from Red Hook, NY

      I've never been to Hawaii - I guess it's on my bucket list! Love these plumeria photos, really makes me want to go there. In the meantime I'd love that 3 flower necklace!