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Doryanthes Excelsa Valley : general view



This 2010 photograph shows the unique Australian flora (W07) in particular the Gymea Lily (Doryanthes Excelsa Valley) which is native to New South Wales, Australia. The strong angled wall cutting through the stand reflects the colours and imposing nature of the soaring sandstone cliffs surrounding the valleys where the Lily grows. The three dimensional bamboo structures reflect the tropical areas of Australia and recognise Australia’s friendship and relationship and relationship with Asia. This "Floral Window to the World" display was seen at one of the Singapore Garden Festival 2010 show booths, (15-22 July 2010). Title given by designer.

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From the Little Red Dot Collection. All rights reserved. National Library Board, 2010

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