|Native orchids have been attached to trees in many of our parks.|
The programme which sets out to monitor existing species, explore ways to conserve their germplasm and increase their numbers in various appropriate environments in Singapore. You will be amazed by the horticultural considerations and challenges involved in this meaningful re-introduction exercise.
Dr Yam Tim Wing is Senior Researcher at the Singapore Botanic Gardens and is responsible for the orchid breeding and conservation programme. He is a frequent speaker at international orchid conferences and is the author of "Orchids of the Singapore Botanic Gardens".
Venue: Fruit Room, HortPark
Website and contact: http://www.nparks.gov.sg/