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Aranda Lee Kuan Yew named in remembrance of Mr Lee Kuan Yew

Posted in 2015, Events happening around the region, News from Singapore, Singapore with tags , , on March 24, 2015 by orchideae

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An orchid named after Mr Lee Kuan Yew was  presented to to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at Istana  on the 24th of March 2015 .The orchid Рnamed Aranda Lee Kuan Yew  produces flower sprays that bear up to ten pristine yellow flowers each. Each bloom measures about 9.5cm to 10cm across. It is supposed to be a complex hybrid with Arachnis hookeriana in its bloodline.

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