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  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, bandstand : general view [2]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the Victorian-styled bandstand, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The Bandstand, surrounded by a rim of yellow rain trees, is still more or less in its 1860s form. No longer used as a bandstand, it has always been an object for painters and a backdrop for wedding photographs....
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, girl-on-a-swing sculpture : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a bronze sculpture of a demure girl-on-a-swing, clad in a sarong kebaya costume. Sculptured by Sydney Harpley R.A. in 1984, the piece was commissioned and presented by David Marshall to Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, statue of Grecian lady : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a white statue of a Grecian lady, amidst trees and greenery, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, signboard on enclosure fence : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a signboard and a palm, growing from a coconut in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The palm, within an enclosure, is a Singapore Botanic Gardens experiment in germination. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, stone sculpture : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a stone sculpture which is one of the several donated to Singapore Botanic Gardens. This sculpture is located beside Swan Lake. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, road sign : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the old-fashioned metal road sign for Upper Ring Road, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. A group of picnickers can be seen in the background. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, statue of Grecian lady : close-up

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a white statue of a Grecian lady, amidst trees and greenery, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, bandstand : general view [1]

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows the Victorian-styled bandstand, in Singapore Botanic Gardens. The Bandstand, surrounded by a rim of yellow rain trees, is still more or less in its 1860s form. No longer used as a bandstand, it has always been an object for painters and a backdrop for wedding photographs....
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens, two people playing badminton : general view

    Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation · Streets and Places · Wong, Lily · Little Red Dot Collection {18549142}
    This 2009 photograph shows a woman and a man playing badminton amidst the trees and greenery in Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Botanic Gardens, 1958 : group photograph

    Sports and Recreation
    Portrait of Jerroy's family, standing on the steps, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, located in Cluny Road, founded in 1859. Donated by Chang Wei Jie Jerro and displayed at the Heritage Roadshow 2008. Title devised by Library staff. HRS3_679
  • Canonball bud : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph shows a close-up view of a flower bud of a tree in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Simpoh : close-up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph captures the buds of Dillenia suffruticosa. Its family name is Dilleniaceae, also commonly known as Simpoh. This photograph was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Feature wall : close up [3]

    Arts · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows part of the feature wall, with carvings of storks, frogs, cranes, flowers and palms. It is located at a koi pond, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens and is part of the water feature designed by Eng Siak Loy. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Girl, near water feature : general view

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows a little girl looking at a pigeon perched on the edge of a feature wall. The wall sits in a koi pond, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Red Powder Puff : close-up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is close-up picture of a red powder puff (calliandra haematocephala) flower. The red powder puff is a shrub or small tree. This photograph was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Bicylce lots, signboard : general view

    Arts · Economy · Wong, Lily
    In this photograph, a sign shows an arrow pointing out where bicycle lots are to be found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tree bark : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures the interesting textured bark of a tree trunk in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Girl on a bicycle, sculpture : general view [1]

    Arts · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of an 1987 sculpture of a girl on a bicycle by sculptor Sydney Harpley. It is one of two sculptures donated by Mr. David Marshall to the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Ixora flowers : close-up [3]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph is a close-up of the Ixora flowers. Its family name is Rubiaceae and it grows in various colours. This picture was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Frolicking, in the sun : action

    Geography and Travels · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures two children playing and having a fun time in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens : general view

    Sports and Recreation · Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures a section of the serene landscape in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yellow Saraca tree, signboard : close-up

    Arts · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of a signboard for the Yellow Saraca tree with giant red coloured legume, grown in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tanglin Core, plaque : close up

    Sports and Recreation · Arts · Wong, Lily
    This photographs shows the plaque commemorating the re-developed Tanglin Core of the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The reopening was officiated by Mr. Mah Bow Tan, the Minister for National Development on 6 September 2006. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Yellow Saraca tree : close-up [2]

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of a Yellow Saraca tree, an unusal name for a giant red coloured legume pod found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The photograph shows a close-up of the red pods that grow directly from the trunk. Title devised by Library staff.