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Tree ID

Postby lenachow » Sun Sep 16, 2012 11:40 pm

What's the name of this tree at Bidadari which has this flower pls?
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Thanks,
Lena
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Re: Tree ID

Postby angieng » Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:08 pm

The Mexican Lilac tree or Gliricidia sepium ( Leguminosae).
Beautiful flowers; a once popular wayside tree in years gone by.

There are some very old mature trees at Kheam Hock Rd about 10m in from Dunearn Rd;
some at Hillcrest Rd; some more at Eu Tong Sen Rd just before People's Park.
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Re: Tree ID

Postby lenachow » Mon Sep 17, 2012 8:47 pm

Thanks Angie, flowers are indeed beautiful and unusual!
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