Archive for May, 2010

Singapore Garden Festival 2010

Posted in 2010, Events happening around the region, Singapore with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 27, 2010 by orchideae

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Staff from Nparks- Singapore Botanic Gardens has set up a beautiful landscape display just outside the Singapore Tourist Centre in Orchard as a prelude to the most anticapated gardening event in Singapore. Singapore Garden Festival is here again!!

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Some of the newly added photos showcasing the display in daytime.

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Currently there are approximately 80 retailers reported to be participating in this year SGF.

1 African Resources
2 Amas’creative Pressed Flower Studio [Taiwan]
3 AP Energy Pte Ltd
4 Api Nutrition & Therapy Centre Pte Ltd
5 Asiatic Green Pte Ltd
6 Atos Wellness Pte Ltd
7 Barrossa Studio
8 Beautiful Accommodation[Australia]
9 Botanical Friends
10 Botanical Inspirations
11 C O T Island Pte Ltd
12 Candy Floriculture Pte Ltd
13 Ching Hua Orchids [Taiwan]
14 CitiArt Creation Pte Ltd
15 CML
16 Cupcakes in the Garden
17 Eden Lifestyle Pte Ltd
18 Esmond Landscape Pte Ltd
19 Eyes of the World (Pty) Ltd [Australia]
20 Far East Flora Pte Ltd
21 Fave Pte Ltd
22 First Love Art Gallery
23 GP Flora Indonesia
24 Greenback Pte Ltd
25 Greenology Pte Ltd
26 Hua Hng Trading Co Pte Ltd
27 Hy-Ray Pte Ltd
28 iBuild Sportscape Pte Ltd
29 Island Republic (Hagley & Hoyle Pte Ltd)
30 Janice Dann (Artist)
31 Jel Gifts & Floral Creations
32 Jets Technics Limited [Hong Kong]
33 JiaHo Nursery [Taiwan]
34 Joseph Wu Orchids [Taiwan]
35 Julie Roberts Pte Ltd
36 Jumbo Orchids [Taiwan]
37 Katong Flower Shop
38 Kayakasia Paddlesports (Sunday Afternoon Hats)
39 Kianson Pte Ltd
40 Kiat Lee Landscape & Building Pte Ltd
41 Labelle Pte Ltd
42 Magnetic Screen Pte Ltd
43 NeemShop Pte Ltd
44 Neo Cheng Soon Farm
45 Ngee Wah Nursery
46 Nobleman School of Floral Design
47 NT Orchid Nursery [Malaysia]
48 Ooi Leng Sun Orchids
49 Osmosis Nature
50 Paperus Pte Ltd
51 Pink Planet Private Limited
52 Polymer Technologies Pte Ltd
53 Prospec (Far East) Pte Ltd
54 Purificacion Orchids [Philippines]
55 Ryanscape Pte Ltd
56 Sinflora (S) Pte Ltd
57 Singapore Prison Service Multi-Purpose Co-Operative Society Ltd
58 Solbrite Resources Pte Ltd
59 Song Orchids
60 Sunzhou Solar System (S) Pte Ltd
61 Tai Kwang Garden Pte Ltd
62 Tang Import & Export Pte Ltd
63 Terrascapes LLP
64 The Orchid People Pte Ltd
65 The Singapore Shawl Pte Ltd
66 TrichoKare Pte Ltd
67 Tung Chin Orchid Nursery [Taiwan]
68 Tzeng Wen Orchids [Taiwan]
69 Uniseal Waterproofing
70 Universal Sourcing And Marketing Pte Ltd
71 Unza Company Pte Ltd
72 Urban Desires
73 Waltex Biotec Sdn Bhd [Malaysia]
74 Woon Leng Nursery
75 XiangYu Nursery [Taiwan]
76 Yih Cheng Orchids [Taiwan]

There are an assortment of local and foreign retailers which would defintely meet the needs of amateurs to professional gardeners!!

Introduction to Section Latouria (Genus Dendrobium)

Posted in Dendrobium, Orchids with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 11, 2010 by orchideae

These are the slides for the talk to OSSEA members for the May Monthly meeting 2010.

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References
1. Dendrobium and Its Relatives -Bill Lavarack and Wayne Harris
2. http://www.asiaticgreen.com
3. http://www.orchidspng.com/
4. http://apps.rhs.org.uk/horticulturaldatabase/orchidregister/
5. http://www.wikipedia.org/
6. http://www.ourshopfront.com/kabi/index.php