Your question: What kind of trees grow in Singapore?

What are the most common trees in Singapore?

The 10 commonly found trees in Singapore are Rain Tree (Samanea saman), Angsana (Pterocarpus indicus), Yellow Flame (Peltophorum pterocarpum), Senegal Mahogany (Khaya senegalensis), Broad-leafed Mahogany (Swietenia macrophylla), Tembusu (Fagraea fragrans), Sea Apple (Syzygium grande), Saga (Adenanthera pavonina), …

How many species of trees are there in Singapore?

From today, the answers can be found at a new website trees.sg featuring over 500,000 trees from more than 1,000 species in Singapore’s urban landscape.

Does Singapore have deciduous trees?

Angsana (Pterocarpus indicus)

What’s special about it: The deciduous tree is recognisable by its drooping, dome-shaped crown and has fairly fragrant yellow flowers that bloom for a single day. … It is supposedly one of the largest roadside trees in Singapore with a girth of 7.7m recorded last year.

Who is in charge of trees in Singapore?

NParks manages over 2 million trees in Singapore’s parks, park connectors, State lands and along roads. Trees are removed when they are in poor health, when they impact public safety, or when there are development works.

What fruit trees grow in Singapore?

Photo index of fruit trees of Singapore

Star-fruit tree Averrhoa carambola Jambu bol Syzygium malaccanse Durian Durio zibethinus
Nangka tree Atrocarpus heterophyllus Papaya tree Carica papaya Chiku tree Manilkara zapota

Is tembusu native to Singapore?

The Tembusu is one of Singapore’s most distinctive trees. This native of Singapore is a large, evergreen tree that grows up to 40m in height. … This Heritage Tree is reportedly more than 150 years old.

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