Gardenwise

Jul 2005, Vol. 25

Articles:

Year in Focus

H.N. Ridley (1855 – 1956)

Wolfe’s Vine

Dr Eric Wolfe, Amateur Plant Collector

Beautiful Austral Mosses in the Cool House

Double Happiness - The Marriage of Two Double Coconuts

Regular Features:

Message from the Director

Around the Gardens
Events
4th International Symposium on the Family Zingiberaceae
Two New Books from the Gardens
The Day the Rubber Trees Cried

Education Outreach
New Nature Workshops and Tours in Singapore Botanic Gardens

From the Orchid Species Collection
Complex Species

Staff News

Taxonomy Corner
Family Names for Plants

Key Visitors to the Gardens
January – June 2009

From the Archives
A Particularly Important de Alwis Watercolour: Citrus halimii

 

Jan 2005, Vol. 24

Articles:

The Lipstick Flowers of Sabah and Sarawak, Malaysia.

The Lesser-known Cultivated Mangoes in Singapore

A Strategy for Plant Conservation in Singapore

Public Exhibition: Nature in the Gardens

Furtado and Aroids

The Singapore Herbarium – The Type Project

Regular Features:

Message from the Director

Around the Gardens
Events
Connecting Plants with People – The Gardens’ Pocket Guides
Rare Visitors to the Gardens

From Education Outreach
Evolution Garden for Teachers

From the Orchid Species Collection
Ultra Tough on Ultrabasic

What’s Blooming
The Beginning of the End

New and Exciting
Goraka, Garcinia gummi-gutta

Taxonomy Corner
Synonyms – Names that fall by the wayside when plants change their names

Staff News

Key Visitors to the Gardens
July – December 2004

From the Archives
The Vanished Forests of Singapore Recaptured

Jul 2004, Vol. 23

Year In Focus

Events

Developments

Research

Publications 2003

Regional Network of Botanic Garden in South East Asia

Botanical Research Fellowships

Articles:

The Aroids of Borneo

Timeless Beauties – the Gardens’ Sculptures

The Burkills of Burkill Hall

Talipariti tiliaceum – A New Name for the Sea Hibiscus

Snapping Away for the Web – The Type Project in the Singapore Herbarium

Regular Features:

Message from the Director

Around the Gardens
Botanical Watercolour Painting Course

New and Exciting
Scented Daphne, Phaleria clerodendron

From the Orchid Species Collection
Bulbophyllum annandalei

Education Outreach
School Holiday Workshops and Walk-in Tours

Taxonomy Corner
Why Plants Change their Names

Staff News

Key Visitors to the Gardens
January – June 2004

From the Archives
Paintings as Types

 

 

Jan 2004, Vol. 22

Articles:

Tropical Gesneriads in Cultivation

Usun Apau! Where’s that?

More Than a Gift

From the Forest to the Garden Sterculia parviflora

Cool House in the Tropics

Protecting the Living Monuments of the Gardens

Improvised efficiencies for a plant sharing programme

Regular Features:

Message from the Director

New and Exciting
Memecylon fruticosum

Around the Gardens
Singapore Orchid Festival 2003

Training Update

Education Outreach

Environmental Education in Botanic Gardens
Educational Activities at Events

From the Orchid Species Collection
Malaxis

Taxonomy Corner
Naming Plants for People

Staff News
Dr Towering Talent

Key Visitors to the Gardens
July – December 2003

From the Archives
Ethel Burkill’s Paintings Retum to Singapore

 

Jul 2003, Vol. 21

Year In Focus

Research Projects

Developments

Events

Publications 2002

Articles:

The Ginger Garden

Across the Generations: Plant collectors and their Careers at the Botanic Gardens

Casting Light on the History of the Sundial Garden

An Exciting New Mango Species for Singapore

Daun Cincau

Regular Features:

Message from the Director

Around the Gardens
Protecting our Magnificent Trees
Plant Sales
The Gardens’ Card Series

Training Update

Education Outreach


The Singapore Connection
Kopsia singapurensis

New and Exciting
Dillenia alata (Red Beech; Golden Guinea Tree)

From the Orchid Species Collection
Bulbophyllum foetidum

Taxonomy Corner
250th Anniversary of Species Plantarum

Staff News

Key Visitors to the Gardens
January – June 2003

From the Archives
Watercolour Paintings by E.J.H. Corner