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Around the World: Singapore

Today theme: Orchids... and some ginger flowers in the middle! And an iguana (at least I think it was an iguana...)





























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addie71
Aug. 18th, 2012 11:54 am (UTC)
Gorgeous!
elisa_rolle
Aug. 18th, 2012 12:09 pm (UTC)
orchid is the national flower in Singapore and they have this wonderful park all for them.
connorblond
Aug. 18th, 2012 12:55 pm (UTC)
So beautiful. One of the is a hanging begonia, right?
elisa_rolle
Aug. 18th, 2012 01:04 pm (UTC)
they are all orchids, other than the 3rd picture who was a bush near the lake (don't know the name of the flower) and the fifth that is a type of ginger flower. The hanging flower is a tropical orchid you can find near waterfall.
connorblond
Aug. 18th, 2012 01:13 pm (UTC)
Wow. :) Thanks for sharing them. I never thought orchids could look like that.
elisa_rolle
Aug. 18th, 2012 01:22 pm (UTC)
you cannot imagine how many there were.
veggieg
Aug. 18th, 2012 08:26 pm (UTC)
I was name after the flowers in your 3rd picture, I think it's called Caesalpinia pulcherrima.
elisa_rolle
Aug. 19th, 2012 12:12 am (UTC)
Wow, what a nice flower to be named after ;-) and pulcherrima means very beautiful in latin.
chrissymunder
Aug. 18th, 2012 03:52 pm (UTC)
Your photos are always so amazing. Thanks for sharing.
elisa_rolle
Aug. 19th, 2012 12:10 am (UTC)
My pleasure, with these flowers its easy to take good pictures.
tattooedraven
Aug. 18th, 2012 04:41 pm (UTC)
Holy cow! Those are absolutely stunning! I wish I had the patience to care for orchids.

Lovely, lovely pictures. Thank you for sharing. :D
elisa_rolle
Aug. 19th, 2012 12:12 am (UTC)
When i see them, i wish too, totally dont have the green tumb
imidealistic
Aug. 18th, 2012 06:23 pm (UTC)
oh Gorgeous!
elisa_rolle
Aug. 19th, 2012 12:13 am (UTC)
Yes they are
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