Lau`ae, indigenous to Hawai`i, was used to scent kapa cloth. It is used with the Hala tree in leis. Our Lau`ae Earrings are approximately 2 inches long from the top of the earwire. These earrings are available in sterling silver or 14k gold over the silver. These earrings match our Lau`ae Necklace. A portion of all sales goes to organizations that protect native Hawaiian plants and animals of Hawai`i.