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  • Rain trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph shows a row of yellow rain trees planted in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Benches are placed under the trees for visitors. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fan palm : close-up [3]

    Nature and Environment · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph is a close up on the red berries of the Licuala grandis palm 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.
  • 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.
  • Tembusu tree : close-up [5]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures a close-up view that displays the striated lines and the light and dark tones on the bark of the tembusu tree in the Botanic Gardens. 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.
  • Watering the plants : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph is the notion that plants do need water. It captures a man watering the shrubs, outside the Esplanade. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fan palm : close up [2]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows the serrated leaves of the fan palm. Its family name is Palmae, and the common names are Fan Palm, Vanuatu Fan Palm or Palas Payung. It originates from Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tsaang-Gubat : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This photograph is a close-up of Carmona retusa. Its family name is Boraginaceae, and its common name is Tsaang-Gubat. This aquatic plant originates from Philippines. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Mobile transport : action

    Transportation · Sports and Recreation · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of three workers sitting in a small moving vehicle, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembusu tree : close up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph shows a close-up view of the roots of the grand old tembusu tree in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The bark is fissured and dark brown in colour. Behind the tree, it depicts a lawn and some other plants. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembusu tree : close-up [4]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures another close-up view of the bark of a tembusu tree found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The bark is fissured and dark brown in colour. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembusu tree : close-up [3]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This is a close-up picture of the bark of the tembusu tree found in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The bark is fissured and dark brown in colour. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fan palm : close up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows the Licuala grandis palm, with its cluster of red berries. The family name is Palmae, and the common names are Fan Palm, Vanuatu Fan Palm or Palas Payung. It originates from the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised...
  • Keruing : general view

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph shows a few Keruing bulu or dipterocarpus baudii plants in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Pea-like fruits : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Tay, Lionel
    Shown in this photograph is a close-up of bunches of interesting pea-like fruits of a palm, growing in the garden of Armenian Church compound. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Rain trees : general view

    Nature and Environment · Sports and Recreation · Pang, Gerald
    Shown in this photograph are raintrees, beside a path that leads to the Lim Bo Seng Memorial. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Fancy leaf caladium : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This is a picture of the Caladium bicolor whose family name is Araceae and common name is Fancy Leaf Caladium. It originates from Tropical South America and the Caribbean. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Tembusu tree : close-up [2]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This is a close-up picture of the bark of the tembusu tree, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The bark is fissured and dark brown in colour. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kapok tree : general view

    Nature and Environment · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph shows the huge buttress roots of a kapok tree in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. It was planted in 1933. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Leaves : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures two multi-coloured leaves in the process of drying up. A tiny seed can be seen between the leaves. This photo was taken in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Betel nut leaves : close-up

    Nature and Environment · Heritage and Culture · Pang, Gerald
    This is a picture of betel leaves which are chewed as an alternative to the smoking of cigarettes. The leaves are for sale at a stall in Little India. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kapok tree : close-up [2]

    Nature and Environment · Wong, Lily
    This photograph captures a Korean tourist posing for a photograph near a kapok tree, in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. This tree was planted in 1933. Title devised by Library staff.
  • Kapok tree : close-up [1]

    Nature and Environment · Mok, Joanne
    This photograph is a close-up of the huge buttress roots of a kapok tree in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. There is a signage stating that it was planted in 1933 as well as some information on the tree. Title devised by Library staff.