Monday, March 24, 2008

A coconut sprouting

There are a number of Cocos nucifera along Lorong Buangkok

Residents of Lorong Buangkok planted these Papayas

Acacia auriculiformis line Lorong Buangkok Road

Close up of the leaves and flowers

According to A Guide to the wayside Trees of Singapore they come from Thursday Island in the Torres Straits. This tree was judged unsuitable for Singapore due to excessive shedding of leaves flowers and seeds.

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